ADP in Zoology

About Program

The ADP in Zoology is to provide knowledge about the various disciplines of animal sciences and guide the students about the application of modern knowledge and biological techniques for the exploration of scientific problems faced by the humanity. The programs prepare its graduates with professional skills enabling them to achieve success in the competitive scientific community.

Tentative Program Road Map

List of Courses - ADP in Zoology

Semester 1
Sr. No. Course Code Course Title Cr. Hrs.
1 English –I (Functional English) , (EAP) English for Academic Purpose 3
2 Natural Science I 3
3 Social Science I 3
4 Mathematics (Math/Stat-I) 3
5 Arts & Humanities I 3
6 IT Skills 3
Semester 2
Sr. No. Course Code Course Title Cr. Hrs.
1 English –II (Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening Skills) 3
2 Natural Science II 3
3 Social Science II 3
4 Critical Thinking and Reasoning 3
5 Arts & Humanities II 3
6 Basic Health Awareness 3
Semester 3
Sr. No. Course Code Course Title Cr. Hrs.
1 Islamic Studies/ Quranic Translation/ /Ethics (for non-Muslims) English –III (Communication Skills) 3
2 Pakistan Studies 3
3 Zoology-I (Principles of Animal Life-I) 3
4 Zoology-II (Principles of Animal Life-II) 3
Semester 4
Sr. No. Course Code Course Title Cr. Hrs.
1 Plant Systematics, Anatomy and Development 3
2 Invertebrate 3
3 Cell Biology 3
4 Chordate 3
5 Desert Zoology 3

Program Learning Outcomes

Understand the nature and basic concepts of cell biology, genetics, taxonomy, physiology, ecology and applied Zoology and analyses the relationships among animals, plants and microbes.

Understand the applications of biological sciences in Apiculture, Aquaculture, Agriculture and Medicine.

Career Outcomes

Jobs Titles

Animal nutritionist


Environmental consultant

Environmental education officer

Higher education lecturer

Marine scientist

Nature conservation officer

Science writer



Animal physiotherapist

Environmental manager

Marine biologist

Research scientist (life sciences)

Veterinary nurse

Program Details

Study Level
Associate Degree Programs
Study Mode
Program Duration
2 Years (4 Semesters)
Admission Intake
Fall & Spring
Credit Hours

Eligibility Criteria

Intermendiate or equivalent with 50% marks. USA admission test or equivalent.

Note: Students awaiting Inter part II results shall apply on the basis of Inter part I

Offered Campuses

Raiwind Road Campus

Learning & Assessments

How you will learn:

How you will be assessed:

Online Learning Support

Online teaching is a special feature of University of South Asia. Every lecture with supporting quiz, assignments and test banks are available on the student portal to ensure quality and continuity of education in case of any eventuality like University closure or emergency situations faced by students.

Students are encouraged to come to class after watching online lectures for active participation.

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