The B.Sc Virology Program at Guru Nanak University prepares students for a career in industry, private consulting, and government. This program is specifically designed to fulfill and develop the requirements of the health sector which needs well-trained professionals in the field of virology. The students will get theoretical knowledge and practical training in Virology and Immunology. The on-going globalization has led to continuous spread of virus infections and thus, diagnosis and treatment has become more important. This course is designed to provide in-depth knowledge about immune response to the viral infections, diagnosis, treatment strategies and preventive measures. We thrive best in our teaching and research program. The secret of success of the department lies in the academic environment and close ties between teachers and students. While one enjoys such flexibility, a rigid discipline is maintained as far as the classes and projects are concerned.
- The job profiles after the B.Sc Virologist in Public Health Laboratories, Private and government hospitals, research assistants or Technical assistants in Research Institutes, Medical Laboratory Technologist in Hospitals, Quality managers in Pharmaceutical companies, students after graduation can pursue Post graduation and PhD in relevant field.
Passed 10+2 examination in Science stream with Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics / Biology as compulsory subjects with atleast 50% marks from a recognized board of the country