The question: “is Microbiology a good course to study in Nigeria?” seeks to find out the opportunities available when one might have earned a degree after studying the course.
Before answering that question let’s know what Microbiology is about, knowing this will in turn help you see or imagine possible opportunities for a degree holder in this field.
Microbiology according to Wikipedia “is the study of microorganisms, those being unicellular, multicellular or acellular.”
Let’s answer more questions.
Where can a Microbiologist work in Nigeria?
In Nigeria, microbiologists are mostly found in the lab and as tutors. In other countries, they can be researchers.
Is Microbiology a professional course in Nigeria?
Yes, it’s a professional course as you can go right into practising it after earning your degree.
How much does a Microbiologist earn in Nigeria?
The salary will fall within a long range and trust many biologist would take a substantial slash in expected salary just to be hired. Salary range: ₦80,000 to ₦200,000.
Is Microbiology a good course to study in Nigeria?
Given the current rate of unemployment in the country a microbiologist will have a few chances of employment but still more chances than many other courses in Nigeria. The answer is a WEAK NO.
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