Programmes in the Department
Biochemistry, Microbiology, Biology and Biotechnology.
Programmes in Department of Biological Sciences comprise the following:- Biochemistry, Microbiology, Biology and Biotechnology.
Students enrolled in any of these programmes are equipped to function as grounded Scientists with enormous details of handling challenges in these areas of discipline where they are applicable at various sectors of the economy.
The students will also be trained to develop their thinking skill to enable them improve their work by innovation, research and problem solving ideas. This will make them employable and also have focus of further self- development.
In the course of their training, the students will be made to engage in industries related to their programmes for exposure to industrial setting. These include hospitals and health related organizations research Institutions , research institutions, fisheries and Agro allied industries, Environmental management and pollution control Agencies, Agriculture and pest control agencies and lots more. This exposure will make them to develop self confidence in their studying programmes and this will make them employable.
In addition their exposure to industries will make some of them to develop initiative of establishing small enterprising of their own in the application of their training.
Ordinary Level Requirements
Candidates must have five credits in O’level or SSCE or NECO at not more than two sittings to include:
University Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) Subject Requirements
Direct Entry Requirements
Direct Entry candidates must fulfil the conditions in A (above) and have a minimum of Upper Credit at the ND Examination or equivalent from a recognized institution or G.C.E (Advanced Level) or equivalent from a recognized institution or G.C.E (Advanced Level) or equivalent in at least two science subjects including Physics and Mathematics to qualify for admission into 200 level of the programme.