Department of Pathology

 

INTRODUCTION
The Department of Pathology meticulously designed the curriculum putting in mind the fact that the study and practice of Pathology, provides the scientific foundation for medical practice. The laboratories offer state-of-the-art equipment and modern technology. This aids the students in preparing them for efficient practice at the wok level and helps them in facing the complexities that are present in their line of duty.

VISION
To be a leading world class department that raises graduates who are well grounded in their professional expertise and committed to ethical values.

MISSION
To contribute to the transformation of the global healthcare sector by providing highly qualified graduates who are ready and willing to serve selflessly.

PURPOSE
This department recognizes that Pathology is used in diagnosing, treating and creating understanding of human diseases. It also offers a chance to come up with preventive measures to fight common diseases. We focus on providing students with knowledge that is sufficient and also coach them on becoming professionals who develop new treatments and creative ideas to positively empower the global healthcare sector.

CAREER OPTIONS
After successful completion in the programs offered in this department, graduates can confidently join the broad healthcare industry that has great opportunities to offer.
The following are some of the places that offer career opportunities in this field of study:

  • Hospitals
  • Medical Research Laboratories
  • Private Practice Healthcare Centers
  • Military and Government Healthcare centers
  • Research Institutions
  • Biotechnological Companies
  • Pharmaceutical Companies

The following are some job titles the graduates can acquire in this field of career:

  • Pathologist
  • Dermatologist
  • Forensic Technician
  • Medical Technologist
  • Cytotechnologist
  • Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Researcher
  • Teacher

OUR FACULTY
School of Medicine and Health Sciences