Pokhara University's M. Sc Medical Microbiology program is a three-year post-graduate degree that focuses on the medical and molecular aspects of infection, including immunology, mycology, virology, and bacteriology.

The program provides in-depth information and hands-on training in the transmission of microorganisms (mostly bacterial and viral pathogens), disease etiology, and the detection and treatment of pathogens that are important to public health.



The entry requirement in Master of Science in Medical Biochemistry

  1. Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Technology 
  2. Bachelor in Medical Laboratory Technology 
  3. Bachelor of Science in Medical Microbiology
  4. BDS
  5. MBBS

Scoring of minimum CGPA 2.5 out of 4.00 (grading system) or 55% (percentage system) from schools/colleges of Pokhara University or recognized by Pokhara University. 

Admission Criteria

The eligible applicants must pass the entrance exam conducted by Pokhara University.

Available Seats: Five

Job Prospects

Following the course, you have the option of choosing the following career route:

  • Biomedical Scientist
  • Analyst
  • Medical Representative
  • Medical Lab Technician
  • Lecturer/Professor
  • Medical Microbiologist

Curricular Structure

The program's curriculum provides students with a strong theoretical and practical grasp of the topic, preparing them for a career in clinical sciences or academic and industrial research.


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