Centre for Biotechnology and Microbiology


The Center for Biotechnology & Microbiology is newly launched discipline at University of Swat. The Institute peruses to strengthen the academia and the research potential by acquiring high tech equipments and provision of state of the art laboratories.
The focuses of the Institute is on the applied aspect of microbiology relevant to the research needs in local and regional environment due to the increasing scope of microbiology, the aim of the department is to produce a highly trained human resource vital to the market demands in the field, such as medical microbiology, agriculture microbiology, industrial microbiology, environmental biology and the microbial genetics and recombinant DNA technology.

Vision and Mission:

The department aim is to undertake quality academics and research programmes in all field of microbiology. The objective is to address the challenges of the future both at local and global level along with academics and research in microbiology at BS level. In future M.S, M. Phil, Ph. D programs will be launched.

Head Of The Department

Dr. Syed Shujait Ali

E-mail: shujaitswati@uswat.edu.pk
Details: Assistant Professor/Director Center for Biotechnology and Microbiology. PhD Biology / Molecular Systematics Karl Franzens University Graz, Austria

Teaching Faculty

Dr Fazal Akbar

Assistant Professor

E-mail: fazalakbar@uswat.edu.pk
Details: Assistant Professor, Center for Biotechnology and Microbiology PhD Molecular Plant Virology Email: fazalakbar@uswat.edu.pk

Dr Shahid Ali

Assistant Professor

E-mail: shahidali@uswat.edu.pk
Details: Assistant Professor Centre for Biotechnology and Microbiology University of Swat

Dr. M Nazir Ud-Din

Assistant Professor

E-mail: nazir@uswat.edu.pk
Details: Assistant Professor, Center for Biotechnology and Microbiology. PhD.Plant Pathology/Microbiology, (Agricultural University Peshawar)