Department of Biotechnology

BS Biotechnology

Are you a premedical student, who just cleared his/her second year?
Are you passionate about creating an impact in the lives of the people around you through engineering in biology?
Are passionate about defeating cancer, malaria, or thalassemia?

Apply now for the most innovative BS Biotechnology programme in the country.

 Eligibility Criteria

At least 60% marks in FSc Pre-Medical, Computer Science or Pre-engineering OR A-levels with any combination of Biology, Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science and Chemistry.

Admission decisions are based on all three components of the eligibility criteria: FSc marks/A-level grades (or equivalent certificates), personal statement and the admissions interview.

MS Biotechnology

Are you a graduate in the biological sciences and want to embark on an exciting world-class Masters programme that not only trains you in the cutting-edge of biology and biotechnology but also gives ‘skills of the future’ to excel in a 21st century job market?

Apply now for our intense, multi-disciplinary and entrepreneurial MS Biotechnology programme.

 Eligibility Criteria

A minimum GPA of 2.5 or above in a 4 year BS program in any of the following disciplines.

  • Biotechnology
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioinformatics
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular biology
  • Botany
  • Zoology
  • Genetics
  • Pharmacy
  • Biomedical sciences
  • Health sciences
  • Environmental sciences

And other biological & life sciences fields of study.

Department of Allied Health Sciences

Doctor of Physiotherapy

Doctor of Physical Therapy is a five (5) year degree program that aims to produce qualified, professionally sound physiotherapists who are trained in methods based on movement, use of physical agents and manual therapy for relief of pain and other Complications.

 Eligibility Criteria

At least 60% marks in F.Sc. Pre-medical or equivalent qualification.

BS Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT)

This four (4) year Bachelor of Science (BS) degree program aims at producing highly competent medical laboratory professionals. MLT graduates are trained to plan, conduct and interpret diagnostic tests for diseases.

 Eligibility Criteria

At least 45% marks in F.Sc. Pre-medical or equivalent qualification.

Admissions Procedure

Application Process

  1. Download and fill out the admission form for the programme you wish to join. Admission forms for each programme can be found below. (Note. Add a section or something called “Admission Forms” with four buttons: BS Admissions Form, MS Admissions Form, Pharm-D Admissions Form, Physiotherapy Admissions Form. Contact Ms. Nadia or Abid Sb for the downloadable forms)
  2. Send the completed Admission Form via courier along with a Bank Draft of Rs.1100 in favor of “CECOS University, Peshawar” to Institute of Integrative Biosciences, CECOS University. Alternatively, you can also submit the form and fee in person at the Admissions Cell at the CECOS University Campus.
  3. Appear for the Admission Interview at IIB, CECOS University. Interview dates will be communicated to shortlisted candidates via telephone and email.

Admission Deadline

Admissions deadline for all IIB Departments and Programmes is September 26th, 2019.


If you have any questions or need help with anything throughout your application process, please feel free to call us at 0321-JOIN-IIB (0321-5646442), our admissions team will be happy to assist.