The main objective of the B.Sc. MLT program is to produce a high-level manpower cadre at Bachelor degree level (B.Sc.) in the field of Medical Laboratory Technology and it is run under the Faculty of Medicine. On successful completion of the program the candidates will be awarded the Degree of Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Technology (B.Sc. MLT).
The main focus of the program will be providing knowledge on service to the community and betterment of training in higher learning institutions. The graduates will be members in Medical Laboratory Technology of the health planning and management teams within the government as well as non-governmental and international organizations, and also as chief liaison officers of the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children (MoHCDGEC) at district level. To this end the graduate will be trained to acquire knowledge and skills for managing health teams and for planning, initiating and evaluating diagnostic and research programs.
The graduates will be competent to address the specific objectives as listed below: