Biaka University Institute of Buea
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The Faculty of Health Sciences is dedicated to achieving excellence and advancing health through leadership in education in the health sciences, discovery, innovation, research and exemplary health delivery services.
To ‘Touch a Billion’ lives for the next phase of development
|1.||Direct BSc. in Nursing||4 years|
|2.||Geriatric Nursing||1 year|
|3.||State Registered Nursing||3 years|
|4.||HND in Nursing||3 years|
|5.||Top Up BSc. in Nursing||1 year|
To train highly qualified nurses capable of providing holistic high quality nursing care in diverse clinical situations locally, nationally and internationally.
At the end of the three year and four – year programme, the graduate nurse should be able to:
|1.||Direct BSc. In Midwifery||4 years|
|2.||HND in Midwifery||3years|
|3.||State Registered Midwifery||3 years|
|4.||Top Up BSc. in Midwifery||1 year|
With a mission to educate and inspire leaders in the profession of midwifery, the department offers a unique direct-entry program that will train you in all aspects of midwifery care, preparing you to greatly improve the quality and breadth of maternity care offered to women and new families.
One of The first regionally accredited, articulated, direct-entry HND and Bsc. in Midwifery degree in the country, BUIB program is distinct for its exceptional clinical training. You will train with preceptors in a variety of clinics, homebirth settings, birth centers and hospitals in Cameroon and overseas.
The program, which is intended for entry-level midwifery students, qualifies you to become a state licensed and nationally certified midwife.
The Department of Midwifery educates midwives to conform to national and international standards of midwifery competence and to do the following:
|1.||HND in Medical Laboratory Sciences||3years|
|2.||Direct BSc. in Medical Laboratory Sciences||4 years|
|3.||Direct BSc. in Physiotherapy||4 years|
|4.||Emergency Health Technician||1year|
|5.||Environmental Health Technology||1year|
|7.||Top Up in Medical Laboratory Sciences||1year|
Our mission is to advance the scientific knowledge of the student through quality research and teaching. All these will be done while collaborating with other universities and the community in key areas of health. We shall contribute to the development of health policies at the local, national and international levels.
This programme is to train competent medical laboratory scientists. It entails exposing the students to multi-disciplinary Biomedical Science Subjects. Its essential aim is to study the epidemiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis and control of endemic diseases in the community.
|1.||HND in Nutrition and Dietetics||3 years|
|2.||Medical Secretarial Practice||1 year|
|3.||Medical Equipment Repairs||1 year|
|4.||Occupational Health and Safety||1 year|
|5.||Health Care Quality Control Management||1 year|
|6.||Community Health Work||1 year|
|7.||Food and Hygiene Safety||1 year|
Our mission is to improve health care through the training of public health experts on common communicable and environmentally related diseases, including non-communicable health conditions of public health interest. Candidates acquire elaborate knowledge on project proposal development and implementation, epidemiological trends and monitoring of common health conditions, including knowledge on research and the distribution of health resources.
|2.||HND in Pharmacy Technology||3years|
|4.||Medical Sales Representation (Post Graduate program)||1 year|
To improve health through innovation and leadership in pharmacy education, clinical practice and research.
Biaka University Institute Buea provides a conducive and enabling environment for learning, with the best professionals you can find in Cameroon on her teaching staff. All the St. Francis schools have been upgraded to Biaka University Institute of Buea (BUIB), mentored by the University of Buea. This upgrade gave BUIB the onus to run three schools- Health Sciences, Education and Management Sciences. Courses offered run from HND to Bachelors in the various schools.
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