Vision

  • The mission of the Department of Biochemistry is to provide its majors with a sound undergraduate education on which to build successful Professional careers. Through interactions with departmental faculty, students have the opportunity to learn to become ethical Professionals. We aim to make biochemistry department as leading and intensive research making department.
  • In line with the mission, Department of Biochemistry is committed to:
  • providing cutting edge biochemical education in graduation and post-graduation
  • achieving research excellence by investigating solutions to real-world problems utilizing all areas of modern biochemistry
  • Improving the quality of life through holistic teaching and research.

Teaching focus

  • Under graduate courses
  • Graduate courses
  • Post graduate courses for MPhil/PhD students

Entrepreneurial

  • Taking into consideration that we are employed in the best college.
  • Our intent is to:
  • optimally exploit the opportunities provided by the diversity of available expertise and facilities
  • be entrepreneurial by finding and further exploiting solutions to apparent problems

Goals

  • be a leader in the disciplines
  • The department has developed these goals for its members:
  • Students will possess a fundamental understanding of chemical phenomena and acquire in--‐ depth knowledge in the areas of biochemistry following the new guidelines.
  • Students will acquire laboratory expertise necessary to safely and skilfully answer questions of chemical and biochemical relevance.
  • Students will develop information and communication skills to effectively participate in a Professional scientific community
  • Faculty and staff will be actively involved and grow in their disciplines.

Yearly Plan

  • Mandate

    The Department of biochemistry provides various levels of education and training in biochemistry.

  • Research

    The Department of biochemistry is responsible for the provision of a broad spectrum of fundamental knowledge and expertise that has worldwide significance in the fields of biochemistry and related disciplines. This serves as the foundation for interdisciplinary research, applied research. Teaching

  • Teaching

    The Department of biochemistry is responsible for the provision of a broad spectrum of fundamental knowledge and expertise that has worldwide significance in the fields of biochemistry and related disciplines. This serves as the foundation for interdisciplinary research, applied research. Teaching

    • The Department of Chemistry is firmly aligned with the teaching goals outlined in the Strategic Plan of the Faculty of Science. The following sections outline specific plans for achieving these goals.
    • We will endeavour to increase the level of participation in academic research by including our teaching staff in research projects.
    • Curriculum development for all of our course offerings will continue to be a priority in order to keep our programs up-to-date.
    • Students are provided with compulsory classroom tutorials and/or on-line tutorials in our first year courses and some second year courses.
    • Faculty and staff in the department will continue to upgrade its undergraduate laboratories and laboratory equipment, and will continue to introduce a new, modern, and interesting laboratory exercise that supports changes to course curricula. This will include greatly increasing the use of computer based technology and the use of modern computational techniques.
    • Assessment of the students via tests.
    • Fulfil the syllabus according to following schedule:
    • Conduct the exams of the students

Functions

Functions of biochemistry department are to:

  • Deliver lectures
  • Conduct practicals
  • Follow test schedule of the whole syllabus
  • Conduct exams


Faculty Members


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Head of department
Prof. Dr. Tariq Feroze Khawaja
Professor
Name Qualification Designation
Prof. Dr. Tariq Feroze Khawaja Professor
Dr. Muhammad Jalil Akhter Associate Professor
Dr. Amir Jalal Assistant Professor
Dr. Muhammad Ali Demonstrator
Dr. Syed Basit Azeem Demonstrator
Dr. Muhammad Ahmad Mukhtar Demonstrator
Dr. Muqaddas Mujeeb Demonstrator
Dr. Shoaib Hameed Demonstrator
Dr. Jackey Kumar Demonstrator