Medical Laboratories Science Department


Welcome

Hello and welcome to the wonderful world of Medical Laboratory Science (MLS). If you are looking for a vital department dealing with laboratory analyses using up to date knowledge and technology, so you are here in the right place. The MLS department in the college of science at Komar University of science and technology provides a state of art of education combined with cutting edge knowledge, technical skills, and work ethics necessary for proficient performance of clinical laboratory procedures.

We committed to provide the highest standards of education and prepare highly competent medical laboratory scientists through offering a BSc degree upon completion of four years interactive program of MLS. This program deals with diagnosis, prevention, and control of disease through understanding, application, and performance of a variety of clinical laboratory analyses.

On behalf of our faculty and staff, a very warm welcome to Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) students at College of Science- Komar University of Science and Technology (KUST) for the new academic year  2017-2018.

We would like you to know that we are so grateful of having you here. We believe that you can contribute a lot for our department’s success and improvement. The department cannot fully achieve its ambition for excellence without your contribution.

Your success matters to us, and we are here to help guide and direct you to your ultimate educational and career goals. The next few years, you will be exciting ones, full of promise and potential.

We encourage you to access all our services and ask any one of our professional staff to assist you with your educational endeavors. We congratulate you for choosing such a wonderful educational institution. We extend the best wishes for the studies and expect best of results from you.

I very much hope it will be one filled with discovery and fulfillment, and that you will aspire towards and achieve both educational and personal excellence.

 

Dr. Dlzar Dlshad Ghafoor
PhD in Biochemistry

Acting Chairman of MLS Department

Dr. Dlzar Dlshad Ghafoor
PhD in Biochemistry

Acting Chairman of MLS Department

Our Story

Vision


The Department of Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) at College of Science- Komar University of Science and Technology (KUST) aspires to become a leading academic institution at the national, regional and international levels for quality education, research, and community service.

Mission


The Department of Medical Laboratory Science at the KUST prepares competent, culturally sensitive and safe professionals, through educational programs that emphasize evidence-based practices; foster self-directed learning; encourage research and community services; promote interdisciplinary collaboration; and build professional leadership and commitment.

Objectives

 

The MLS curriculum will enable the graduates to:
1.Develop competence in both theoretical knowledge and technical skills necessary for proficient performance of clinical laboratory procedures to the best of their ability.
2.Participate in laboratory experiences that will fulfil requirements in the following areas:
  • Medical microbiology including bacteriology, virology, and parasitology.
  •  Molecular biology including molecular diagnostic techniques.
  • Clinical chemistry.
  • Hematology.
  • Immunology.

3.Develop awareness of the roles and responsibilities of the medical laboratory scientist as a member of the health care team. The program also assists the students in developing techniques and attitudes for continuous professional development.
4.Perform professional data analysis and develop independent judgment to ensure accurate and reliable test results.
5.Design research projects to address various scientific issues related to human health.