The department of microbiology is an essential part of basic medical sciences at NUMS. It consists of faculty with expertise in all disciplines of medical Microbiology i.e. Bacteriology, Parasitology and Mycology. The courses in microbiology are designed to equip the students with state of the art knowledge, practical skills relevant to medical Microbiology. It is envisaged that these efforts will go a long way to produce medical teachers of high quality with strong hands on experience and necessary skills to initiate and carry out teaching as well as research of internationally accepted standards.