The School 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.
To train highly qualified nurses capable of providing high quality nursing care in diverse clinical situations for the local, national and international society.
At the end of the three and four – year program, the graduate nurse should be able to:
|1.||HND in Nursing||3 years|
|2.||Top-up BSc in Nursing||1 year|
|3.||Direct BSc in Nursing||4 years|
|4.||State Registered Nursing||3 years|
|5.||Nursing Assistant||1 year|
|1||MSc. in Nursing Education and Administration||2 years|
|2||MSc. in Nursing Informatics||2 years|
|3||MSc. in Mental Health Nursing||2 years|
|4||MSc. in Pediatric Nursing||2 years|
|5||MSc. in Geriatric Nursing||2 years|
|6||MSc. in Family Health Nursing||2 years|
|7||MSc. in Health Promotion and Community Health Education||2 years|
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.
BUIB’s HND and BSc programs in midwifery are distinct in their exceptional clinical training. You will train with preceptors in a variety of clinics, home birth 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 Midwifery||3 years|
|2.||State Registered Midwifery||3 years|
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 program is to train competent medical laboratory scientists. It entails exposing the students to multi-disciplinary Biomedical Science Subjects. It’s essential aim is to study the epidemiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis and control of endemic diseases in the community.
|1.||HND in Medical Laboratory Sciences||3 years|
|2.||Top –Up BSc. in Medical Laboratory Sciences||1 year|
|3.||Direct BSc. in Medical Laboratory Sciences||4 years|
|4.||Direct BSc. in Physiotherapy||4 years|
|5.||HND in Medical Imagery||3 years|
|6.||Emergency Health Technician||1 year|
|7.||Environmental Health Technology||1 year|
|1||MSc. in Parasitology and Microbiology||2 years|
|2||MSc. in Haematology and Blood Banking||2 years|
|3||MSc. in Chemical Pathology||2 years|
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.
|1.||HND in Nutrition and Dietetics||3 years|
|2.||Top-Up BSc. in Nutrition and Dietetics||1 year|
|3.||HND in Health Care Management||3 years|
|4.||Top-Up BSc. in Health Care Management||1 year|
|5.||Medical Secretarial Practice||1 year|
|6.||Occupational Health and Safety||1 year|
|7.||Health Care Quality Control Management||1 year|
|8.||Community Health and Safety||1 year|
|9.||Food and Hygiene Safety||1 year|
|1||MSc. in Public Health and Biostatistics||2 years|
|2||MSc. in Nutrition and Dietetics||2 years|
To improve health through innovation and leadership in pharmacy education, clinical practice and research.
|1.||HND in Pharmacy Technology||3 years|
|2.||Pharmacy Assistant||1 year|
|3.||Medical Sales Representation||1 year|
|1||MSc. in Pharmaceutical Herbology||2 years|
See our BUIB Program Details School of Health Sciences for details.
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