Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) Microbiology / Environment Science

B.Sc (Micro/Env) (Yearly)

Department Contact Information

Anup Muni Bajracharya
Program Incharge
Department of Science

Contact Number: 9779855093128
Email: bsc@balkumaricollege.edu.np

Syllabus

FAQ

Introduction

Dear Prospective Students,

As the Program Incharge of Faculty of Science at Balkumari College, Narayangarh, Chitwan, it is with great pleasure that we extend our warmest welcome to you.

Balkumari College is a trusted name for quality education. At Balkumari College, we take pride in offering two exceptional programs: B.Sc. Microbiology and Environmental Science, both affiliated with Tribhuvan University. Our college is dedicated to providing high-quality education that not only empowers students with knowledge but also enhance critical thinking and innovation,.

Our B.Sc. Microbiology program commenced in the year 2064 B.S, is designed to explore the fascinating world of microorganisms, ranging from bacteria and viruses to fungi and protozoa. Through hands-on laboratory experiences and theoretical learning, students explore the diverse aspects of microbiology, including Medical microbiology, Agriculture microbiology, Food microbiology, Public health microbiology, and Environmental microbiology.

The Environmental Science program was introduced in the academic year 2067 B.S. In our Environmental Science program, students engage with the intricate relationships between humans and the environment. From understanding ecological systems to addressing pressing environmental issues such as pollution, climate change, waste management and conservation, students are equipped with the knowledge and skills to become stewards of our planet.

At Balkumari College, we put students first and focus on their overall growth. We believe in going beyond traditional courses and syllabi. Through seminars, talks, conferences, and field visits, we provide a comprehensive academic experience to enhance overall strength and understanding. Our experienced faculty members are committed to providing personalized guidance and support to nurture the talents and ambitions of each student. Additionally, our advanced facilities and resources guarantee that students can easily access the necessary tools to succeed in their academic endeavors.
As you consider your higher education options, we invite you to explore the vibrant academic community at Balkumari College. Whether you aspire to pursue a career in Microbiology, Environmental science, or related fields, we are here to help you achieve your goals and make a positive impact on the world.
We look forward to welcoming you to Balkumari College and embarking on this exciting journey together.

Best regards,
Anup Muni Bajracharya
Program Incharge
Faculty of Science
Balkumari College,
Narayangarh, Chitwan
Contact-9779855093128

Vision | Mission | Objectives - Environment

  • Vision: To cultivate a generation of environmentally conscious individuals equipped with the knowledge, skills, and ethical values necessary to address complex environmental challenges and foster sustainable solutions for the well-being of the planet and its inhabitants.
  • Mission: Our mission is to provide a comprehensive and interdisciplinary education in environmental science, integrating scientific principles, practical skills, and ethical considerations. Through innovative teaching methods, research opportunities, and community engagement, we aim to empower students to understand, analyze, and mitigate environmental problems, promote conservation efforts, and contribute to the development of sustainable practices locally and globally.
  • Objectives:
  • To deliver a rigorous academic curriculum that covers fundamental principles of environmental science, including ecology, environmental chemistry, biodiversity, and sustainable resource management.
  • To foster interdisciplinary thinking by integrating knowledge from various fields such as biology, chemistry, geology, economics, and sociology to address complex environmental issues holistically.
  • To provide hands-on experiences through laboratory work, field studies, internships, and research projects, enabling students to apply theoretical knowledge to real-world environmental problems and develop practical skills in data collection, analysis, and interpretation.
  • To instill ethical values, social responsibility, and environmental ethics in students, emphasizing the importance of equity, justice, and inclusivity in environmental decision-making and promoting respect for cultural diversity and indigenous knowledge systems.
  • To nurture critical thinking, analytical reasoning, and problem-solving skills, enabling students to evaluate scientific evidence, assess the environmental impacts of human activities, and develop innovative solutions to environmental challenges.
  • To enhance students’ communication skills, including written, oral, and visual communication, to effectively convey complex environmental concepts, engage with diverse stakeholders, and advocate for environmental conservation and sustainability initiatives.
  • To encourage active participation in community-based projects, outreach programs, and environmental advocacy campaigns, fostering partnerships with local communities, government agencies, non-profit organizations, and industry stakeholders to address environmental issues at the grassroots level.
  • To promote lifelong learning and professional development opportunities, including graduate studies, certifications, and continuing education programs, enabling graduates to stay abreast of emerging trends, technologies, and policies in the field of environmental science.

Vision | Mission | Objective - Microbiology

Vision:

  • The vision of a Bachelor’s degree program in Microbiology is to be recognized as a leading educational institution that produces graduates equipped with the knowledge, skills, and ethical values necessary to excel in the field of microbiology.
  • It includes a broader vision of contributing to scientific advancements, public health, and environmental sustainability through the understanding and application of microbiological principles.

Mission:

  • The mission of the program is to provide a comprehensive and rigorous education in microbiology that fosters critical thinking, scientific inquiry, and lifelong learning.
  • It aim is  to cultivate a culture of research, innovation, and collaboration among students and faculty members.
  • Additionally, the mission emphasizes the importance of ethical conduct, professional integrity, and societal responsibility in the practice of microbiology.

Objectives:

  • Educational Excellence: To deliver a curriculum that covers fundamental concepts as well as recent advances in microbiology, including topics such as microbial genetics, immunology, virology, and microbial ecology.
  • Hands-on Learning: To offer laboratory experiences, fieldwork, or internships that allow students to gain practical skills in microbiological techniques, data analysis, and problem-solving.
  • Research and Innovation: To encourage undergraduate research projects or independent studies that enable students to explore specific areas of interest within microbiology and contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the field.
  • Professional Development: To provide opportunities for students to develop communication, teamwork, and leadership skills essential for success in academia, industry, healthcare, or other microbiology-related careers.
  • Ethical and Social Awareness: To promote awareness of ethical issues related to microbiological research, biotechnology, and the use of microbial agents in various contexts, and to foster an understanding of the societal implications of microbiology.
  • Preparation for Further Study: To prepare students for advanced study in microbiology for professional programs in medicine, veterinary medicine, or other health professions.

 

Eligibility Conditions for Admission

The students applying for admission to B.Sc. program must have successfully completed the 10+2 Science program from NEB or I.Sc. (Biology Stream) or equivalent from any other recognized board by Tribhuvan University. 

Facilities and Infrastructure

  • Qualified, experienced and dedicated faculty members having national as well as international studies.
  • Well- established and fully equipped laboratories.
  • Well-equipped library with wide range of collection of books, research journals, computer with internet facilities.

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