Prof. O. Akinloye
Ph.d , FRSC , FMLSCN Cert. Bioethics
WELCOME TO DEPARTMENT OF MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE
Dear MLS Student,
We extend a very warm welcome to you as you begin the Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science Professional Programme in the College of Medicine of the University of Lagos.
You will be availed the opportunity of being in a University of first choice which has a Medical School that is research oriented. You will also enjoy the benefits of small classes, with dedicated and knowledgeable faculty. We assure you that the unit and staff are eager and committed to help you make a success of this programme.
Your laboratory postings and rotations will provide stimulating educational experiences with the most current technologies and concepts in Medical Laboratory Science. You will be proud to be among well trained Medical Laboratory Scientists who are internationally recognized through their research work and publications; and who have sufficient management ability, to take up mentorship and leadership roles. We hope you will take advantage of these opportunities as you pass through this professional programme.
Read this document in its entirety as it pertains to your admission into the Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) programme. It describes the curriculum, academic and professional standards for the Medical Laboratory Scientist in training. It also informs you about the policies of the College of Medicine of the University of Lagos and the Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria.
The student is responsible for being informed about the academic requirements, both general and specific for the completion of the degree programme in MLS. The department is, at all times, available for advice, guidance, and consultation.
We wish you the best and look forward to our association.