Bio-Infomatics is an untapped subject with so much potential in Nigeria. Undergraduates discover ways to apply computers in managing details about different biological organisms for various purposes.
Bio-Infomatics Computing is used in gathering and analyzing information and integrate biological and genetic data which may then be applied for various purposes some of which include; gene-based drug discovery and development.
Bio-Infomatics is a 4 year bachelor’s degree program and graduates of this course have career opportunities in Biological Scientists, software builders etc.
To be Admitted into this course Aspirants are anticipated to take English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry and Biology within the annual UTME examination.
They’re also anticipated to have a 5 credit pass in WAEC/NECO with subjects together with Mathematics, English Language, Biology, Physics and Chemistry.
List of Nigerian Universities That Offer Bio-informatics
- Crawford University, Igbesa (CU)
- Federal University of Health Science, Otukpo
Federal, State and Private Universities in Nigeria That Offer Bio-informatics as a Course
Crawford University, Igbesa (CU)
Crawford University is a Private College situated at Abule ijesha 100001, Lagos State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Web site: crawforduniversity.edu.ng
Federal University of Health Science, Otukpo
Federal University of Health Science, Otukpo is a Federal College situated at Otukpo Benue State, Nigeria and was established in 2020. | Official Web site: fuhso.ng