Dept. of Biological Science and Technology

Department of Biological Science and Technology

The goal of the Department is to provide quality training in applied aspects of biological sciences. Our programmes are designed to produce graduates who are competent in practical skills and techniques applicable in science laboratories, in the field and in bio-production industries. Our core programme, Industrial and Applied Biology offers a wide range of options for specialization that include:- Industrial and Bio-production Technology, Epidemiology and Biometric Technology, Entomology, Pathology and Crop Protection Technology, Biological Science Laboratory Technology and Conservation and Environmental Science Technology.
Career Opportunities: Our graduates have a wide range of ports of call. These include research institutions, institutions of higher learning, industries dealing with biological and pharmaceutical products and quality control laboratories in wide range of industries. The diploma programme provide the students not only with technical skills suitable for direct employment, but also with avenue to transfer credit to the Bachelor of Technology Programme offered at the department and in a number of other universities both local and abroad.
Courses offered
  • Bachelor of Technology in Industrial & Applied Biology
  • Bachelor of Technology in Science Laboratory Technology
  • Bachelor of Philosophy Applied Biology
  • Diploma in Technology in Industrial & Applied Biology
  • Diploma in Science Laboratory Technology
  • Diploma in Technology in Industrial and Applied Biology (Vacation)
  • Diploma in Science Laboratory Technology (Evening)
  • Diploma in Science Laboratory Technology (Vacation)
  • Diploma in Science Laboratory Technology (Evening)
  • Certificate in Science Laboratory Technology (Vacation)
  • Certificate in Science Laboratory Technology (Evening)