Admission Elegibility

  • A person holding Intermediate Science Certificate (Pre-Medical) or an equivalent certificate from any recognized Institute/College with at least 50% marks excluding marks for Hafiz-e-Quran, or any other marks specified shall be eligible for admission.
  • Admission will be on open merit basis based on marks obtained in last degree.
  • Age: a candidate must not be more than 23 years of age on its October of the year of admission provided that the vice chancellor may relax age limit is very exceptional case.

Academic Standing

Grade point average:

  • Maximum grade point average 4.00
  • Minimum grade point average for obtaining the degree 2.50
  • To remain on the role of university a student shall be required to maintain the following minimum CGPA otherwise he/she shall be ceased on the university role.
  • A student who maintain the minimum GPA/CGPA for promotion and merits the requirements will be promoted to the next semester.
  • A student who does not meet the requirements made repeat the whole semester once only. The course creates that student earns in the repeated semester shall replace the previously earned course grades.
  • During the specified minimum duration for completing the degree, a student may repeat those course of the previous semester in which he/she secured the grade “F” provided the course load does not exceed the maximum limit of credit hours in a semester. Repetition of lowest grades will be allowed after completing last semester if, the CGPA is less than the degree requirements.
  • In the 8th semester if, a student fails to achieve the 2.5 CGPA, he/she have to repeat the course / courses with F & D Grades, so as to make CGPA of 2.5 within the maximum time period allowed for the degree.
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Proposed Study Plan BS Botany

Semester – I
Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
1 ENG-301 English-I: Functional English 3(3-0)
2 SSH-301 Pakistan Studies 2(2-0)
3 MATH-301 Mathematics 3(3-0)
4 ZOOL-301 Invertebrates Diversity 3(2-2)
5 CHEM-301 Physical Chemistry 3(2-2)
6 BOT-301 Diversity of Plants 4(3-2)
Total 20
Semester – II
Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
1 SSH-303 Professional Ethics 3(3-0)
2 ENG-302 English-II: Communication Skills 3(3-0)
3 IS/ET-401 Islamic Studies/Ethics 2(2-0)
4 ZOOL-312 Chordates Diversity 3(2-2)
5 CHEM-302 Inorganic Chemistry 3(2-2)
6 BOT-302 Plants Systemics, Anatomy And Development/ Embryology 4(3-2)
Total 18
Semester – III
Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
1 ENG-401 English-III: Technical Writing and Presentation Skills 3(3-0)
2 CS-402 Introduction to Computing 3(2-2)
3 CHEM-401 Organic Chemistry 3(2-2)
4 RGS-303 Introduction to Global Information System 3(2-2)
5 BOT-401 Cell Biology, Genetics and Evolution 4(3-2)
Total 16
Semester – IV
Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
1 ZOOL-411 Animal Form and Function 3(2-2)
2 FR-401 Introduction to Forest and Range Management 3(2-2)
3 BOT-402 Plant Physiology and Ecology 4(3-2)
4 BOT-403 Biodiversity and Conversation 4(3-2)
5 STAT-406 Biostatistics 3(2-2)
Total 17
Semester – V
Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
1 BOT-501 Plant Ecology-I 3(2-2)
2 BOT-502 Bacteriology and Virology 3(2-2)
3 BOT-503 Plant Physiology-I 3(2-2)
4 BOT-504 Plant Biochemistry-I 3(2-2)
5 BOT-505 Genetics-I 3(2-2)
6 BOT-506 Plant Systemics 3(2-2)
Total 18
Semester – VI
Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
1 BOT-507 Plant Anatomy 3(2-2)
2 BOT-508 Diversity of Vascular Plants 3(2-2)
3 BOT-509 Plant Ecology-II 3(2-2)
4 BOT-510 Plant Physiology-II 3(2-2)
5 BOT-511 Plant Biochemistry-II 3(2-2)
6 BOT-512 Genetics-II 3(2-2)
Total 18
Semester – VII
Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
1 BOT-601 Environmental Biology 3(2-2)
2 BOT-602 Mycology and Plant Pathology 3(2-2)
3 BOT-603 Phycology band Bryology 3(2-2)
4 BOT-604 Molecular Biology 3(2-2)
5 BOT-605 Research Techniques and Instrumentation 3(2-2)
6 BOT- Optional Course-I 3(*_*)
Total 18
Semester – VIII
Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
1 BOT-606 Principles of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry 3(3-0)
2 BOT-607 Economics Botany 3(2-2)
3 BOT-620 Seminar 1(1-0)
4 BOT-608/BOT-609* Research Project/Internship/Special Paper (*Research Planning and Report Writing) 3(0-6)/
3(1-4)
5 BOT- Optional Course-II 3(*_*)
Total 13
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Scheme of Study For Bachelor of Science in Botany

Compulsory Courses
Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
1 ENG-301 English-I: Functional English 3 (3-0)
2 SSH-301 Pakistan Studies 2 (2-0)
3 MATH-301 Mathematics 3 (3-0)
4 SSH-303 Professional Ethics (in place of English IV) 3 (3-0)
5 ENG-302 English-II: Communication Skills 3 (3-0)
6 IS/ET-401 Islamic Studies/Ethics 2 (2-0)
7 ENG-401 English-III: Technical Wrting and Presentation Skills 3 (3-0)
8 CS-402 Introduction to Computing 3 (2-2)
9 STAT-406 Biostatistics 3 (2-2)
Foundation Courses
Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credit Hour
10 BOT-301 Diversity of Plants 4 (3-2)
11 BOT-302 Plants Systematics, Anatomy and Development/Embryology 4 (3-2)
12 BOT-401 Cell Biology, Genetics and Evolution 4 (3-2)
13 BOT-402 Plant Physiology and Ecology 4 (3-2)
14 BOT-403 Biodiversity and Conservation 4 (3-2)
15 BOT-501 Plant Ecology-I 3 (2-2)
16 BOT-502 Bacteriology and Virology 3 (2-2)
17 BOT-507 Plant Anatomy 3 (2-2)
18 BOT-508 Diversity of Vascular Plants 3 (2-2)
Major Courses
Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credit Hour
19 BOT-503 Plant Physiology-I 3 (2-2)
20 BOT-504 Plant Biochemistry-I 3 (2-2)
21 BOT-505 Genetics-I 3 (2-2)
22 BOT-506 Plant Systematics 3 (2-2)
23 BOT-509 Plant Ecology-II 3 (2-2)
24 BOT-510 Plant Physiology-II 3 (2-2)
25 BOT-511 Plant Biochemistry-II 3 (2-2)
26 BOT-512 Genetics-II 3 (2-2)
27 BOT-601 Environmental Biology 3 (2-2)
28 BOT-602 Mychology and Plant Pathology 3 (2-2)
29 BOT-603 Phycology and Bryology 3 (2-2)
30 BOT-604 Molecular Biology 3 (2-2)
31 BOT-606 Principles of Pharmacognicy and Phytochemistry 3 (2-2)
32 BOT-607 Economic Botany 3 (2-2)
33 BOT-620 Seminar 1 (1-0)
34 BOT-605 Research Planning and Report Writing 3 (2-2)
35 BOT-608 Research Project/ Interniship/ Optional Paper 3 (0-6)
General Courses
Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credit Hour
36 ZOOL-311 Invertebrates Diversity 3 (2-2)
37 CHEM-301 Physical Chemistry 3 (2-2)
38 ZOOL-312 Chordates Diversity 3 (2-2)
39 CHEM-302 Inorganic Chemistry 3 (2-2)
40 CHEM-401 Organic Chemistry 3 (2-2)
41 ARGS-303 introduction to Global Information System 3 (2-2)
42 ZOOL-411 Animal Form and Function 3 (2-2)
43 FR-401 Introduction to Forest and Range Management 3 (2-2)
Optional Courses
Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credit Hour
44 BOT-610 Aromatics, Poisonous and Medicinal Plants
45 BOT-611 Stress Physiology
46 BOT-612 Plant Nutrition
47 BOT-613 Forensic Botany
48 BOT-614 Nanobiotechnology
49 BOT-615 Plant Microbe Interaction
50 BOT-616 Cytology and Cytogenetics
51 BOT-617 Biosafety and Bioethics
52 BOT-618 Plant Biotechnolgy
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