Isra University at a glance

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Isra University The university is owned by Isra Islamic Foundation, a non-profit organization, certified by Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy (PCP). The University is highly ranked by HEC. The easily accessible and beautiful campuses provide services that create an academic environment of learning and intellectual growth.
State of the art facilities We are blessed with knowledgeable, dedicated and distinguished academic as well as scientific and student friendly administrative staff. We are committed to preparing our students to work hard and acquire skills helpful for the construction of knowledge societies.
Student life at Isra In its short history of fourteen years, the University has grown from 30 students in the Fall Semester 1997 to more than 1500 students, at the present time. The University, currently offers more than 40 degree programs ranging from bachelor's to PhD levels, in a wide variety of fields of study.
Student life at Isra Student activities are organized by committees / societies / clubs for sports, art and culture, science and technology, debates, literary pursuits and so forth. A member of staff or faculty is assigned to each committee to provide guidance and interface with the University administration.
Student life at Isra Students are encouraged to participate in extracurricular & co-curricular activities. Such participation is intended to stimulate the students & promote their contribution to matters of institutional concern like conduct of business in an orderly manner & development of the spirit of teamwork & cooperation.
Student life at Isra The University holds its students in high regard & strongly cares for their well being during their stay here & success in future. In addition to providing students with facilities for health care the University maintains strict code of discipline to ensure an environment that is conducive to academic learning.
Research at Isra Isra University offers very healthy environment for research in the areas of medicine, technology and management sciences at national and international levels.
Karachi Campus The Karachi Campus is strategically located at 5 kms from Malir No. 15, Main Shahrah-e-Faisal. The beautiful and lush green campus houses the Al-Ibrahim Eye Hospital, Al-Tibri Medical College, Isra School of Optometry and Isra Postgraduate Institute of Ophthalmology.
Islamabad Campus Isra University Islamabad campus started in 2009, a state of art teaching hospital with 300 bed is operational from May 2011. 100 MBBS students are studying since January 2012 in Al Nafees Medical College, in SEAS currently 224 students are studying various disciplines & in IIRS we have 145 Students. Our BSC MLT is one year old & comprises two years of study under an annual system.

Graduate Programs

Basic Medical Sciences

M. Phil Program

Minimum Qualifications

Other Entrance Requirements

 

Duration

Coursework

Research

Five years Bachelor’s Degree (MBBS or equivalent) and

One year house job in PM&DC recognized degree awarding institute or Masters degree in the relevant field of study from HEC approved university with minimum CGPA of 3.00 or equivalent

Minimum 2 years, Maximum 4 years

36 Credits

12 Credits

Ph. D Program

Minimum Qualifications

 

Duration

Coursework

Research

M. Phil Degree in relevant field of study from PM&DC/HEC recognized degree awarding institute with minimum CGPA of 3.00 or equivalent

Minimum 3 years, Maximum 5 years

18 Credits

36 Credits

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


DESCRIPTION OF M. Phil AND Ph. D PROGRAMS IN BASIC MEDICAL SCIENCES

The M.Phil and Ph.D programs are offered in the fields of Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Pathology, and Hematology. The goal of this program is to prepare future teachers and researchers with a background of higher learning. These professionals are trained in skills and techniques so that they can provide services in diagnostic laboratories and conduct research in the field of basic medical sciences.

The M.Phil coursework comprises of:

o       Major in the disciplines of Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Pathology, and Hematology and Oral Pathology

o       [Courses of 20 credit hours in each discipline, compulsory requirement].

o       Minor in any other than major disciplines.

o       [Courses of 8 credit hours in a discipline, an interdisciplinary optional requirement].

o       Research Methodology, Biostatistics and Pedagogy.

o       [Courses of 06 credit hours, compulsory requirement for all disciplines].

o       Synopsis  03 credit hours.

o       Seminar and Journal Club  2 credit hours.

o       Research component of 9 credit hours thesis.

Ph.D program comprises course work in a discipline of 18 credit hours and a thesis of 36 credit hours.

Anatomy

Physiology

Biochemistry

Pharmacology

Pathology

Hematology