Degree Type: 

Master of Science

Department: 

Department of Conservation Biology and Entomology

Modes of Study: 

Regular

Entry Requirements: 

Prospective candidates must have a good first degree (minimum of Second Class Lower) in entomology or related program from a recognized university or institution. Candidates must also submit a proposal of the intended area of study and pass a selection interview organized by the department.

Career Opportunities: 

You can be employed as:
 Zoologist

 Wildlife Biologist
 Wildlife Officers in zoos
 Wildlife Rehabilitation Officer
 Entomologists and Wildlife Officer with government agencies
 Entomology Teacher
 Wildlife Protection Campaigner

Programme Structure

Level 100

First Semester

CMS 107: Communicative Skills I
3 Credit(s)

Engaging in academic work at the university is challenging. This course is aimed at equipping fresh students to make the transition from pre-university level to the university level. It assists them in engaging and succeeding in complex academic tasks in speaking, listening, reading and writing. It also provides an introduction to university studies by equipping students with skills that will help them to engage in academic discourse with confidence and fluency.

Second Semester

CMS 108: Communicative Skills II
3 Credit(s)

This is a follow-up course on the first semester one. It takes students through writing correct sentences, devoid of ambiguity, through the paragraph and its appropriate development to the fully-developed essay. The course also emphasizes the importance and the processes of editing written work.