This is an untapped field with so much potential in Nigeria. Undergraduates learn how to apply computers in managing information about different biological organisms for different purposes. Computing is used in gathering and analyzing data and integrate biological and genetic information which can then be applied for various purposes some of which include; gene-based drug discovery and development. It is a Four year bachelor's degree program and graduates of this course have career opportunities in Biological Scientists, software developers etc.

To be Admitted into this course Aspirants are expected to take English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry and Biology in the annual UTME examination, They are also expected to have a 5 credit pass in WAEC/NECO with subjects including Mathematics, English Language, Biology, Physics and Chemistry. However we recommend that you View Jamb Brochure as Admission Requirements vary in different Universities.

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Bio-Informatics is available in the Following Nigerian Universities:

Crawford University

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