B.Sc Human Biology - Kathmandu University


Kathmandu University

Science and Technology

4 year(s)


The Bachelor of Science in Human Biology provides integrated studies in human biology with emphasis on applied human structure and function. It is designed to provide an ideal degree for graduate-entry programs in clinical disciplines such as medicine, dentistry, nursing, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, pharmacy, audiology and chiropractic. This degree is an excellent choice for students wanting a career in allied health but who are not yet ready to commit to a particular profession.
 

 

Why Human Biology Program?
 
Bachelor of Science in Human Biology  program aims to produce qualified personal for teaching and research in Human Biology and related field. Medical Education in Nepal is growing profoundly; as a consequence there is a dearth of qualified professionals from basic medical science origin. Considering this, the program is designed to fulfill the need of professionals, competent enough to teach and conduct research in related field.
 
BSc in Human Biology program aimed at producing a group of highly proficient young scientists well versed in basic-medical and modern-biological
concepts and techniques. The graduates after completing the course in Human Biology will be eligible and competent to teach basic medical sciences in MBBS as well as Nursing and other related programs in medical schools. 
 
In addition, they are also expected to build their career in research, especially in emerging fields like biotechnology and molecular biology.
 
Why Human Biology Program?
 
BSc human biology program aims to produce qualified personal for teaching and research in Human Biology and related field. Medical Education in Nepal is growing profoundly; as a consequence there is a dearth of qualified professionals from basic medical science origin. Considering this, the program is designed to fulfill the need of professionals, competent enough to teach and conduct research in related field.
 
BSc in Human Biology program aimed at producing a group of highly proficient young scientists well versed in basic-medical and modern-biological
concepts and techniques. The graduates after completing the course in Human Biology will be eligible and competent to teach basic medical sciences in MBBS as well as Nursing and other related programs in medical schools. 
 
In addition, they are also expected to build their career in research, especially in emerging fields like biotechnology and molecular biology. quantitative analysis, molecular biology, immunology, organism, evolution & sociology, developmental biology, cell & tissue culture technology, photochemistry, mycology & virology as main subjects.
 
And the last three-semester focuses on courses related to basic medical sciences that include human anatomy, biochemistry, pharmacology, physiology and microbiology.
 
Besides all these courses, emphasis is also given to the communication skills and basic computer skills in the first year courses in order to develop contemporary teaching skills.
 

 

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Eligibility

Eligibility

I.Sc, 10+2 or equivalent examinations with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and 50% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB)


Job prospectus

Career Prospects

The Human Biology Degree provides a unique background of study for those students seeking to enter the work force, preparing for graduate studies, or applying for admission to professional health programs such as medicine, osteopathy, podiatry, dentistry or chiropractic.