Department of Chemistry

Scheme of Studies

BS PROGRAM

 

(4yearsdegreeprogram)

 

The BS program is designed for students planning graduate study in chemistry and seeking career as professional chemists.

 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

 

  • Intermediate (Pre-Medical/Pre-Engineering) with more than 60% marks.
  • Alevelorequivalent with good grades and pre medical subjects.
  • Allother requirements as per university policy (please see university admission criteria for BS)

 

Duration:                    4 years

 

Total Credit Hours:     136

 

GROUPS

 

l  Chem,Botany,Zoology

 

l  Chem,Physics,G.Maths

 

Scheme of STUDIES

 

SEMESTER 1

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

CC/Eng-101

Language in Use

3+0

CC /Isl-101

Islamic Education

2+0

Maj/ Chem-101

Physical Chemistry

3+1

Min/ Bot-101

Min/ Phy-101

Morphology of Plants Or

Applied Physics

3+1

Min/ Zoo-101

Min/ Math-101

Invertebrate diversity Or

Elementary Differential Calculus and Integral Calculus

3+1 /

4+0

Total Credit Hours

17

 

 SEMESTER 2

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

CC/Eng-102

Academic Reading & Writing

3+0

CC/PS-101

Pakistan Studies

2+0

Maj/ Chem-102

General Inorganic Chemistry

3+1

Min/ Bot-102

Min/ Phy-102

Diversity of Plants Or

Computational Physics

3+1

Min/ Zoo-102

Min/ Math-102

Vertebrate Diversity Or

Complex Numbers and Analytical Geometry

3+1 /

4+0

Total Credit Hours

17

 

SEMESTER 3

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

CC/Eng-201

Communication Skills

3

CC/Stat-201

Basic Statistics

2+0

Maj/ Chem-201

Organic Chemistry

3+1

Maj/Chem-202

Inorganic Chemistry

3+1

Min/Bot-201

Min/Phy-201

Min/Zoo-201

Min/Math-201

 

Plant Physiology and Ecology-I            or Cosmology                                       or

Animal Form and Function                     or

Three Dimensional Analytical Geometry and Differential equations

3+1/

4+0

Total Credit Hours

17

 

 SEMESTER 4

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

CC/Eng-202

Advanced Academic Reading & Writing

3

CC/CS-201

Computer Applications

2+1

Maj/ Chem-203

Special Topics-I(Physico-Inorganic Chemistry)

3+1

Maj/ Chem-204

Special Topics-II(Organic Chemistry)

3+1

EC / Stat-202

Inferential Statistics

4

Total Credit Hours

18

 

SEMESTER 5

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-301

Physical Chemistry

3+1

Maj/ Chem-302

Inorganic Chemistry

3+1

Maj/ Chem-303

Organic Chemistry

3+1

Maj/ Chem-304

Maj/ Chem-305

Analytical Chemistry /

Applied Chemistry

2+0

Maj/ Chem-306

Maj/ Chem-307

Biochemistry /

Food Chemistry

2+0

EC/Math-301

EC/ES-301

Basic Maths Or

Introduction to Environmental Sciences

2+0

Total Credit Hours

18

 

 SEMESTER 6

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-308

Physical Chemistry

3+1

Maj/ Chem-309

Inorganic Chemistry

3+1

Maj/ Chem-310

Organic Chemistry

3+1

Maj/ Chem-311

Maj/ Chem-312

Analytical Chemistry /

Applied Chemistry

2+0

Maj/ Chem-313

Maj/ Chem-314

Biochemistry /

Food Chemistry

2+0

Maj/ Chem-315

Research Methodology

2+0

Total Credit Hours

18

 

 SEMESTER 7

 

Specialization in Physical Chemistry

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-401

Statistical Thermodynamics and Electro chemistry

4+0

Maj/ Chem-402

Polymer Chemistry

4+0

Maj/ Chem-403

Quantum Chemistry and Molecular Spectroscopy

4+0

Maj/ Chem-404

Practicals in Physical Chemistry

4+0

Total Credit Hours

16

 

 SEMESTER 7

 

Specialization in Inorganic Chemistry

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-405

Theoretical Inorganic Chemistry

4+0

Maj/ Chem-406

Inorganic Spectroscopy

4+0

Maj/ Chem-407

Organo metallic Chemistry

4+0

Maj/ Chem-408

Practicals in Inorganic Chemistry

4+0

Total Credit Hours

16

 

SEMESTER 7

 

Specialization in Organic Chemistry

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-409

Structure Elucidation of Natural Products

4+0

Maj/ Chem-410

Organic Synthesis

4+0

Maj/ Chem-411

Name Reactions

4+0

Maj/ Chem-412

Practicals in Organic Chemistry

4+0

Total Credit Hours

16

 

 SEMESTER7

 

Specialization in Analytical Chemistry

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-413

Spectroscopic Methods of Analysis

4+0

Maj/ Chem-414

Electrochemical Techniques

4+0

Maj/ Chem-415

Nuclear Techniques

4+0

Maj/ Chem-416

Practicals in Analytical Chemistry

4+0

Total Credit Hours

16

 

 SEMESTER7

 

Specialization in Biochemistry

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-417

Endocrinology and Blood Chemistry

4+0

Maj/ Chem-418

Biochemical Techniques

4+0

Maj/ Chem-419

Molecular Biology

4+0

Maj/ Chem-420

Practicals in Biochemistry

4+0

Total Credit Hours

16

 

SEMESTER 7

 

Specialization in Applied Chemistry

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-421

Common Industries

4+0

Maj/ Chem-422

Agro-based industries and Pollution Control

4+0

Maj/ Chem-423

Commercial Industries

4+0

Maj/ Chem-424

Practicals in Applied Chemistry

4+0

Total Credit Hours

16

 

 SEMESTER 7

 

Specialization in Food Chemistry

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-425

Principles of Human Nutrition

4+0

Maj/ Chem-426

Food Processing, Presentation & Packing

4+0

Maj/ Chem-427

Food Toxicology and Safety

4+0

Maj/ Chem-428

Practicals in Food Chemistry

4+0

Total Credit Hours

16

 

 SEMESTER 8

 

Specialization inPhysical Chemistry

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-429

Chemical Kinetics

3+0

Maj/ Chem-430

Radiation Chemistry

3+0

Maj/ Chem-431

Solid State and Surface Chemistry

3+0

Res/Chem-401

Thesis

6

Total Credit Hours

15

 

 SEMESTER 8

 

Specialization inInorganic Chemistry

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-432

Organic Reagents and Homogenous Catalysis

3+0

Maj/ Chem-433

Polymers and Magneto Chemistry

3+0

Maj/ Chem-434

Nuclear Chemistry

3+0

Res/Chem-401

Thesis

6

Total Credit Hours

15

 

 SEMESTER8

 

Specialization in Organic Chemistry

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-435

Hetero cyclic Chemistry

3+0

Maj/ Chem-436

Rearrangements and electron deficient species

3+0

Maj/ Chem-437

Organic Polymers

3+0

Res/Chem-401

Thesis

6

Total Credit Hours

15

 

 SEMESTER8

 

Specialization in Analytical Chemistry

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-438

Hyphenated Techniques

3+0

Maj/ Chem-439

Advance Chromatography

3+0

Maj/ Chem-440

Thermal Methodofanalysis

3+0

Res/Chem-401

Thesis

6

Total Credit Hours

15

 

SEMESTER8

 

Specialization in Biochemistry

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-441

Physiological Chemistry and Chemotherapy

3+0

Maj/ Chem-442

Microbiology and Immunology

3+0

Maj/ Chem-443

Nutrition

3+0

Res/Chem-401

Thesis

6

Total Credit Hours

15

 

 SEMESTER 8

 

Specialization in Applied Chemistry

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-444

Organic based Industries

3+0

Maj/ Chem-445

Industrial Processes

3+0

Maj/ Chem-446

Metallurgy and Explosives 

3+0

Res/Chem-401

Thesis

6

Total Credit Hours

15

 

SEMESTER8

 

Specialization inFood Chemistry

 

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

Maj/ Chem-447

Instrumental Technologies in food analysis

3+0

Maj/ Chem-448

Community Nutrition

3+0

Maj/ Chem-449

Food quality and management

3+0

Res/Chem-401

Thesis

6

Total Credit Hours

15

M.Sc.PROGRAM (Evening) (2years degree program)

The M.Sc. program is designed to provide opportunity to the female students who have passed two years B.Sc program and are looking for higher studies.

Eligibility CRITERIA

  • 14 years education with Chemistry major,1st/2nddivisionBachelor’sDegree.

Duration:                     2years

TotalCreditHours:        78

Scheme ofSTUDIES

SEMESTER-I

Course No.

Course Title

Credit Hours

M.Sc / Chem-C-301

Physical Chemistry I

(3+1)

M.Sc / Chem-C-302

Inorganic Chemistry I

(3+1)

M.Sc / Chem-C-303

Organic Chemistry I

(3+1)

 

 

M.Sc / Chem-C-304

M.Sc / Chem-C-305

M.Sc / Chem-C-306

Optional Paper I

(Choose any one from following)

Analytical Chemistry I        OR 

Biochemistry I                    OR

Applied Chemistry I          

          (3+1)

 

M.Sc /  Chem-B-314

Mathematics / English

(3+0)

 

Total Credits Hours

19

 SEMESTER-II

Course No.

Course Title

Credit Hours

M.Sc / Chem-C-308

Physical Chemistry II

(3+1)

M.Sc / Chem-C-309

Inorganic Chemistry II

(3+1)

M.Sc / Chem-C-310

Organic Chemistry II

(3+1)

 

 

M.Sc / Chem-C-311

M.Sc / Chem-C-312

M.Sc / Chem-C-313

Optional Paper II

 (Choose any one from following)

Analytical Chemistry II      OR

Biochemistry II                 OR

Applied Chemistry II

(3+1)

 

M.Sc/   Chem-B-307

Computer Applications

(3+1)

 

Total Credits Hours

20

SEMESTER-III

Course No.

Course Title

Credit Hours

 

 

M.Sc / Chem-C-401

M.Sc / Chem-C-402

M.Sc / Chem-C-403

M.Sc / Chem-C-404

M.Sc / Chem-C-405

M.Sc / Chem-C-406

Special Written PaperI

(Choose any one from following)

Physical Chemistry III           OR

Inorganic Chemistry III         OR

Organic Chemistry III            OR

Analytical Chemistry III         OR

Biochemistry III                      OR

Applied Chemistry III            

(4+0)

 

 

M.Sc / Chem-C-407

M.Sc / Chem-C-408

M.Sc / Chem-C-409

M.Sc / Chem-C-410

M.Sc / Chem-C-411

M.Sc / Chem-C-412

Additional Written  Paper I

(Choose any one from following)

Physical Chemistry IV              OR

Inorganic Chemistry IV            OR

Organic Chemistry IV               OR

Analytical Chemistry IV           OR

Biochemistry IV                        OR

Applied Chemistry IV              

(4+0)

 

 

M.Sc / Chem-C-413

M.Sc / Chem-C-414

M.Sc / Chem-C-415

M.Sc / Chem-C-416

M.Sc / Chem-C-417

M.Sc / Chem-C-418

Lab paper  III

 (Choose any one from following)

Physical Chemistry V             OR

Inorganic Chemistry V           OR

Organic Chemistry V              OR

Analytical Chemistry V          OR

Biochemistry V                       OR

Applied Chemistry V         

(0+4)

M.Sc / Chem-B-315

Interfacial Statistics

(3+0)

M.Sc / Chem-C-420

Research Methodology

(3+0)

 

Total Credits Hours

18

 SEMESTER-IV

Course No.

Course Title

Credit Hours

 

 

M.Sc / Chem-C-422

M.Sc / Chem-C-423

M.Sc / Chem-C-424

M.Sc / Chem-C-425

M.Sc / Chem-C-426

M.Sc / Chem-C-427

Special Written Paper II

(Choose any one from  following)

Physical Chemistry V I        OR

Inorganic Chemistry V I      OR

Organic Chemistry V I OR

Analytical Chemistry V I     OR

Biochemistry V I                  OR

Applied Chemistry V I

(4+0)

 

 

M.Sc / Chem-C-428

M.Sc / Chem-C-429

M.Sc / Chem-C-430

M.Sc / Chem-C-431

M.Sc / Chem-C-432

M.Sc / Chem-C-433

Additional Written Paper II

(Choose any one from  following)

Physical Chemistry VII        OR

Inorganic Chemistry VII       OR

Organic Chemistry VII         OR

Analytical Chemistry VII     OR

Biochemistry VII                  OR

Applied Chemistry VII       

(4+0)

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M.Sc / Chem-C-434

 

M.Sc / Chem-C-435

Research Thesis

            OR

Special Written Paper (III)

and

Additional Written Paper (III)

(06)

 

(3+0)

 

(3+0)

M.Sc / Chem-C-419

M.Sc / Chem-C-421

Environmental Chemistry/

Quality control and Quality Assurance

(3+1)

(4+0)

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Seminar

03

 

Total Credits Hours

21

Total Credit Hours for 4 Semesters: 19+20+18+21=78

 

MS PROGRAM

2 years degree program

The master of sciences in chemistry program is designed mainly for individuals with a bachelor ’s degree in chemistry who wish to advance their careers in the local chemical/pharmaceutical industries ,educational institute and various research institutes such as PINSTECH and PCSIR etc.

EligibilityCRITERIA

  • 16 years of education(B.S or M.Sc in relevant fields)or equivalent.
  • The candidates must have obtained 2.5/4.00 CGPA in semester system or 50% marks in annual system.
  • Entry test(50% qualifying marks) and interview organized by university is mandatory for admission.
  • Allother requirements as per university policy (Please see Universit yadmission criteria for MS).

Duration:                     2years

TotalCreditHours:        36

SCHEME OF STUDIES

Semester 1

3 courses of 3 credit hours each(according to specializationopted)

1practical*/course of 3 credit hour

Semester 2

3 courses of 3 credit hours each (according to specializationopted)

1practical*/course of 3 credit hour

Semester 3&4

Seminar(2CreditHours)

Researchand Thesis(10CreditHours)

Specialization OFFERED

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Bio Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry

PhD PROGRAM

The program leading to the Doctor of Philosophy degree in the chemistry is designed primarily to preparedoctoral-level chemists for industrial as well as academic research careers. The areas of research include organic chemistry, analytical chemistry,bio chemistry, bio inorganic chemistry, colloid and surface chemistry, electro chemistry, Inorganic chemistry, phyto chemistry, organo metallic chemistry, physical chemistry and polymer chemistry.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  • Minimum 18 years of education M.Phil/MS in Chemistry.
  • The candidates must have obtained 3.00/4.00CGPA in semester or 60%marks in annual system.
  • Entry test(50%qualifyingmarks) and interview organized by university is mandatory for admission to Ph.D program.
  • Candidates working in Government / semi-government institutions have to submit NOC from concerned organization.
  • Allother requirements as pe runiversity policy(Please see university admission criteria for Ph.D).
  • Admissions in PhD program will be carried out twice a year, in spring and in autumn depend in gon the availability of seats.

Specialization OFFERED

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Bio Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry