Education Department

Head of Department - Alh. M. M. Azeez

Alh. M. M. Azeez ...

Department Functions

The department is reponsible for amongst others,


  1. Coordinating the implementation of training institutions accreditation mandate of MLSCN: Universities, Colleges/Schools of Health Technology and Schools of Medical Laboratory Technicians
  2. Coordinating the conduct of Council’s professional examinations: Fellowship Final Defence examination; MLT/A Final examinations; Foreign Graduate Assessment examination
  3. Coordinating Council representation at/assessment of Universities’ first and final professional examinations
  4. Conducting first and final professional examinations in the Universities in case of loss of accreditation
  5. Development and review of curricula for Council regulated training programmes
  6. Assessment of foreign graduates for registration.
  7. Implementation of CPD policy guidelines of MLSCN
  8. Issuance of certificates, transcripts, evaluations, etc 

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Department Units and Repsonsibilities
    • Sets academic standards for institutions that train Medical Laboratory Science Professionals,
    • Regulates their training and recommend periodic accreditation to qualified institutions.
    • Organizes continuous professional development programmes (CPD) for practitioners.
    • Conducts all Council examinations in accredited institutions offering the Fellowship, Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science, Medical laboratory Technician, Medical Laboratory Assistant Programs.
    • Issuance of Congratulatory letters and transcripts.
    • Performs oversight functions at Parts 1 and 2 professional exams in Council accredited institutions offering Medical Laboratory Science Degree program.