Every day we interact with Microbes, some harmful and some useful to us. It is a Four year bachelor's degree program and graduates of this course learn how these microscopic organisms behave, their characteristics and how they can be used in industries. The course cuts across topics in Biology, Mitosis, cell biology, Biochemistry, meiosis, Ecology and other biological science related topics etc. Graduates of the course have career Opportunities as Medical Lab Technologists, Lab Assistants etc.

To be Admitted into this course Aspirants are expected to take English Language, either of Mathematics or Physics , 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, Physics, Chemistry and Biology. However we recommend that you Veiw Jamb Brochure as Admission Requirements vary in different Universities.

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This course is available in the Following Nigerian Universities:

Afe Babalola University University of Abuja
Adamawa State University Babcock University
Bayero University Bingham University
Covenant University Cross River State University of Science & Technology
Ebonyi State University Elizade University
Enugu State University of Science and Technology. Evangel University
Federal University, Kashere Federal University, Dutsin-Ma.
Federal University, Ndifu-Alike. Federal University of Technology, Akure
Godfrey Okoye University Gregory University
Gombe State Univeristy University of Ilorin
Kaduna State University Kano University of Science & Technology
University of Lagos Landmark University
University of Mkar Northwest University
Nigerian-Turkish Nile University Salem University
Sokoto State University Tansian University
Tai Solarin University of Education Usumanu Danfodiyo University
Wellspring University
Available as Applied Micro-biology and Brewing in:
Ebonyi State University Nnamdi Azikiwe University
Available as Applied MicroBiolog in:
Enugu State University of Science and Technology Veritas University
Available as Industrial MicroBiology in:
Imo State University

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