• Degree: PhD
  • Campus: Debbieh
  • Faculty: Science
  • Department: Biological Sciences

Program Description

To obtain Ph.D. Degree in Biochemistry, the student should successfully complete a total of 40 credit hours including 18 credit hours of course work with a CGPA of no less than 3.0 and successfully defend the dissertation (22 credit hours) in no less than three years. Moreover, the student has to pass a comprehensive exam after passing at least 15 credit hours of courses before registration of his/her dissertation.


Study Plan:

Elective Courses(EC)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
BCHM701 Selected Topics In Biochemistry 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC
BCHM702 Directed Individual Study In Biochemistry 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC
BCHM703 Systems Biology 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC
BCHM704 Cellular And Molecular Basis Of Diseases 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC
BCHM705 Physical Biochemistry 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC
BCHM706 Genomics And Proteomics 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC
BCHM707 Advanced Medical Biochemistry 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC
BIOL743 Seminar In Immunogenetics 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC
BIOL744 Bacterial Biochemistry 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC

Mandatory Course(MC)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
BCHM790 Dissertation 22 (22 Crs.) MC