Master’s and doctoral degree in Biotechnology programmes in the Department of Biochemistry have as their main objective the production of manpower with skills in various aspects of biotechnology to solve relevant societal problems.
The MSc programme involves a comprehensive coursework component and intensive research component, which run for a minimum of FOUR (4) semesters and a maximum of SIX (6) semesters. .
To be considered for admission into the M.Sc. progammes, the applicant must satisfy the following requirements.
i. Applicants must have five (5) credit passes including English language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
ii. A first degree in Biochemistry, any Natural Sciences, Agriculture or Human and Veterinary Medicine or Pharmaceutical Sciences with at least a second class honours of Ahmadu Bello University or
iii. An equivalent degree from another University recognized by Ahmadu Bello University.
iv. At least two favorable letters of recommendation, one of which must be from the applicant’s previous academic adviser. .
M.Sc Biotechnology Courses
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