AIM AND OBJECTIVES
AIM: To train personnel capable of research and teaching of Physiology
(a). To address the problem of dearth of Physiologists in the country
(b). To provide further training for holders of first degree in the areas of research in Physiology
(c). To produce good and able teachers in Physiology and its branches.
(d). To produce personnel with optimal research skills in Physiology
CAREER AND EMPLOYMENT PROSPECTS
Career opportunities abound for graduates of the programme as
(a). Teachers and researchers in tertiary institutions.
(b). Researchers in Medical, Science and Technology Research Institutes
(c). Product development officers in Pharmaceutical, Food and Beverage industries.
(d). Public servants in Ministries of Health, Sports, Defense, Education, Science, Technology and Aviation
(e). Life Science editors in publishing houses and journal companies.
(f) To work in clinical physiology laboratories of hospitals and other health centres conducting basic investigations and research including spirometrty, electrophysiological procedures, etc.