In Biochemistry Department FUTO, the philosophy of our degree program is to produce graduates with an in-depth knowledge of both the practical and theoretical aspects of Biochemistry that would be broad enough to permit self-employment after graduation. We also produce graduates that will take up employment within and outside the country in any aspect of Biochemistry and/or related endeavours.
We provide students with knowledge and skills base from which they can proceed to further studies in specialized areas of Biochemistry or multi-disciplinary areas involving Biochemistry. This in effect, provide thorough training and orientation, an appreciation of the solitary rewards of inter and multidisciplinary approach to life problems.
At the postgraduate level, the Department of Biochemistry offers courses leading to the award of PGD, M.Sc and Ph.D degrees in the following areas of specialization:
- Industrial Biochemistry
- Environmental Biochemistry
- Medical Biochemistry
- Pharmacological Biochemistry
- Molecular Biology
- Enzymology/Protein Chemistry and
- Nutritional Biochemistry