INSTITUTE OF MICROBIOLOGY

INTRODUCTION
I am pleased to welcome you in the Institute of Microbiology. Since its inception with the whole hearted efforts of our faculty members, staff members, students, and researchers, the Institute of Microbiology has constantly remained amaranth Institute of this university. It has unique appearance in history as grows along with university. Institute has 09 renowned research oriented Ph.D faculty members out of 12.

The Institute carries out the fundamental microbiology courses, advanced microbiology courses and multi-disciplinary research programs for the graduate and post graduate students especially in human health and its clinical aspects. More than 120 postgraduate fellows are registered and pursuing for research training in multidisciplinary fields of microbiology. Our Institute also provides the diverse and extensive research programs including Microbial Pathogenesis, Human Health, Microbial Enzymology, Environmental Microbiology, Genetic engineering, Bioinformatics, Epidemiology, Proteomics, Microbial Diversity, Ecology, Modern Biotechnology and so on so forth.

Laboratories in the Institute are well equipped for practical based learning. We take great pride in launching our trainees into successful and productive mainstream careers who are serving in various capacities at different private and public sector of the country and abroad.

This institute has prominent role in the development & growth of the university as it produces number of M.Phil & Ph.D. scholars each year.

VISION
To disseminate information and knowledge in all the fields of Microbiology at Regional, National, and International Level

MISSION
The institute has four primary goals:

  • To promote quality education and research in microbiology.
  • To produce graduates at the Bachelors, Masters and Doctorates degree levels.
  • To produce quality research in the fields of Microbiology and Microbial technology.
  • To serve the general public through awareness and training programs or other means.

PROGRAMS OFFERED

  1. B.S (Four-year)
  2. M. Sc (Two-year)
  3. MS/M.Phil
  4. Ph.D.

FACULTY MEMBERS

Professor & Director
Director Microbiology

pir.ghumro@salu.edu.pk​

Professor
Focal Person Ehsaas Scholarship Project and Director Diagnostic Research Centre

abdul.hussain@salu.edu.pk​

Associate Professor Department of Microbiology

mali.talpur@salu.edu.pk​

Associate Professor Department of Microbiology

qazi.muneer@salu.edu.pk​

Ms. Shahida Mangi

Assistant Professor Department of Microbiology

shahida.mangi@salu.edu.pk​

Dr. Zulfiqar Ali Malik

Curator-Cum-Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology

zulfiqar.malik@salu.edu.pk​

Dr. Tarique Zubair Avesi

Assistant Professor Department of Microbiology

tariq.avesi@salu.edu.pk​

Assistant Professor Department of Microbiology

shamlal@salu.edu.pk​

Assistant Professor Department of Microbiology

khalida.unar@salu.edu.pk​

Lecturer-cum-Curator Department of Microbiology

saira.chandio@salu.edu.pk​

SCHEME OF STUDIES FOR BS (FOUR-YEAR) & M.SC (TWO-YEAR).

Note: Elective courses can be selected in consultation with the Director