Candidates seeking enrolment into the BMLS programme should possess the following minimum entry qualifications:
- Candidates should possess at least 5 credits at ordinary level GCE or SSCE examination for at least not more than 2 sittings. The subjects include: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, and English Language. The student must also have performed well in joint matriculation board examination (UTME/JAMB). The university, if deemed necessary may conduct an additional examination. Preference shall be given to candidates with 5 credits at one sitting.
- Direct entry:
- Pass in general certificate of education or at advanced level in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (or Zoology) in addition to (1) above.
- Graduates of first degree in related sciences or its equivalent in addition to (1) one above (remedial result is not accepted). Such graduates with CGPA of 3.5 and above shall be deemed to be qualified.