Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

University of Lahore

BS chemistry offers you the understandings of the basic level to graduate level work in the various field of chemistry. The students will learn about all basic and advanced ideas of the subject and will be equipped to do research in the latest fields as Physiology, Genetics, and Molecular Biology. This degree can lead to specialization in various other fields interconnected with Physics such as Physical Chemistry, Bio-chemistry etc. Over the periods of four years, students will be able to use different techniques to solve problems and perform different experimental work which will be beneficial for his future prospectus.

Degree

Requirements

12 Years of Education/Intermediate, F. Sc. / ICS/DAE/A-Level or Equivalent (Physics & Chemistry Combination), Minimum 45% marks

Why this

Degree

After completion of their degrees, there are many opportunities are available, for graduate students, in government as well as private organizations such as: Textile, Paint, Pharmaceuticals, Dyes, Fertilizers, Cement Industry, Nuclear science, Surgery, Dentistry, Nanotechnology, Genomics, Forensics, Petroleum & Petrochemicals, Metallurgy, Environmental Sciences, Alternate energy resources, Waste management, Irrigation & Agriculture, Education, Research and Development.

Courses Offered

Semester 1
Sr# Course Title Cr.Hrs
1 English-I (Functional)            3
2 Physics-I (Mechanics, Thermodynamics)           3
3 Electrochemistry           3
4 Mathematics            3
5 Computer Applications            3
6 Inorganic Chemistry + Lab            4
     
Semester 2
SrNo. Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1
1 English-II (Functional)              3 English-I (Functional)
2 Islamic Studies/Ethics              2
3 Computer Science-I             3
4 Biology              3
5 Physics-II (Modern Physics)             3
6 Organic Chemistry + Lab             4




Semester 3
Sr# Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 English-III (Report Writing)             3 English-I English-II
2 Pakistan Studies              3
3 Statistics              3
4 University Optional              3
5 Environmental Chemistry              3

6 Physical Chemistry-I             4






Semester 4
SrNo. Course Title Cr.Hrs
1 English-IV / University optional                3
2 Introduction to Nano-Chemistry               3
3 Computational Problem Solving                3
4 Analytical Chemistry                3
5 Applied Chemistry                3
6 Biochemistry               3



Semester 5
Sr# Course Title Cr.Hrs
1 Inorganic Chemistry + Lab        4
2 Organic Chemistry  + Lab          4
3 Physical Chemistry + Lab        4
4 Analytical Chemistry  + Lab         4
5 Computational Chemistry         3
Semester 6
SrNo. Course Title Cr.Hrs
1 Inorganic Chemistry + Lab                   4
2 Organic Chemistry  +  Lab                   4
3 Physical Chemistry                   4
5 Biochemistry/ Applied Chemistry/Fuel Chemistry etc. + Lab                  4
Semester 7
SrNo. Course Title Cr.Hrs
1 Paper-I                  3
2 Paper-II                  3
3 Paper-III                  3
4 Lab-I                  1 
5 Elective Course-I (other than specialization)                   3
6 Research Thesis/Research Project/ Advanced Lab./Position paper (literature survey)                  3



Semester 8
SrNo. Course Title Cr.Hrs
1 Paper-IV            3
2 Paper-V            3
Paper-VI            3
4 Lab-II            1
5 Elective Course-II (Statistics for Chemists/ experimental design)            3
 6 Research Thesis / Research Project / Advanced Lab / Position (write-up)            3



Offered at Campuses
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4 Years (Credit Hours 133-139)

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