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At Mountain Top University, the Department of Chemical Sciences has established itself as a center for excellence and innovative research in a wide range of areas of chemistry and chemistry interfacing with physical, biological, materials, and environmental sciences. We prepare students to become specialists in the fields of Chemistry and Industrial Chemistry programs, as well as to address the challenges of academic and industrial arenas, by leveraging our rich curricula, world-class teaching environment, and state-of-the-art instrumentation facility.
The Chemistry Sciences Programmes are designed to:
Candidates must have five credits in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, and Biology at the Ordinary Level (SSCE, GCE, or NECO) in not more than two sittings.
The University Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) subject requirements include English Language, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics, and Biology or Agricultural Science.
Direct Entry Requirement (into 200 Level)
Candidate must either have an Ordinary National Diploma (OND) certificate with a minimum of Lower Credit grade from an accredited polytechnic or other equivalent institution, or an Advanced Level results with at least a credit (Grade C) in Chemistry, in addition, to passing in two others subjects including Mathematics and/or Physics or any Biological or Agricultural Science subjects.
B.Sc. (Hons.) Chemistry
B.Sc. (Hons.) Industrial Chemistry
M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Phil./Ph.D., Ph.D. (Industrial Chemistry; Analytical/Environmental Chemistry; Physical Chemistry; Organic Chemistry; Inorganic Chemistry)
The Department of Chemical Sciences at MTU conducts research in all major chemistry disciplines as well as a variety of multidisciplinary fields, with the goal of developing novel solutions to scientific problems and addressing critical global challenges.
The areas of expertise of the department include but are not limited to:
At Mountain Top University, the Department of Chemical Sciences is equipped with a state-of-the-art instrumentation facility and research laboratories to support our diverse research programmes and to provide our students with shared access to an array of cutting-edge chemical and analytical equipment. The equipment available include:
Modern Workstation Laboratory with Internet Connection
NanoDrop One Spectrophotometer