The department offers a degree programme leading to the award of the Bachelor of Science (Microbiology)
The Department aims at the production of scientific and technological manpower necessary for achieving national goals of Nigeria.
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES
In addition to acceptance pass in UME, candidates must have WASC/GCE ‘O’ level credit passes in at least five subjects including English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, and Physics.
Candidates for direct entry admission must have met the matriculation requirements in the relevant subjects plus two HSC/GCE ‘A’ level passes in Chemistry and Biology.
DURATION OF THE PROGRAMME
The B.Sc. (Hons) Microbiology degree is offered as a four-year programme for the UME in-take and a three (3) year programme for the direct entry candidates.