About Postgraduate Programmes
Postgraduate course in Veterinary Microbiology is a broad area that covers what is referred to as :
- Provide familiarity with current literature to enable students to review, select, read and critically discuss the papers most relevant to a particular topic and also develop the techniques of communication, including report writing, poster and oral presentation by independent study.
- Finally, train students in the methods of experimental design and the creation of new methods, novel modifications or combinations of existing methods.
The Department offers Full time M.Sc. programmes as well as full time and part time Ph.D. programmes in the following areas:
- Veterinary Microbiology
The full time M.Sc. courses are designed to last at least three (3) semesters with course work and research project. In the first and second semesters, coursework and research will run concurrently while the third semester will be devoted to research only. The PhD programme is by research and this cover a minimum of six semesters.