Jobs For Biology Education Graduates In Nigeria

Are you looking for the available jobs and careers for biology education graduates in Nigeria? If yes, this post is for you, read to the end to learn about the jobs and careers for biology education graduates in Nigeria.

The truth is that as a biology education graduate in Nigeria, you are really limited on career options and there are just a few for to choose from, but if you can harness to opportunity on the available few then you won't really have problems.

Jobs For Biology Education Graduates In Nigeria


  • primary school teacher
  • secondary school teacher
  • university lecturer
  • laboratory attendant
  • Biologist in biological or chemical industries
  • Education board in Nigeria or your state to develop biology teaching curriculum
  • Zoologist
  • Museum worker

Where To Work As A Biology Education Graduate in Nigeria


  • primary schools
  • secondary schools
  • universities
  • biology laboratories
  • biology research centers
  • museum
  • zoo
  • aquariums
  • hospital or clinic
  • federal or state civil service.
The fact is that you can work anywhere. Most employers don't actually care what you studied.

What most of them do is that they will give screening test and those that pass the test will undergo a trainee program where they will be trained on the job.

So trying applying to other industries and you might be fortunate.

Although it is in schools that you will have the highest chances of being employed.

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Salary of biology education graduates in Nigeria


Biology education graduates don't really earn much at entry level but as they get promoted their salaries do increase. It also depends on where the person is working.

The average salary of biology education graduates in Nigeria is about 60,000 naira to 80,000 naira per month.