Thursday, 4 July 2019

Jobs For Microbiology Graduates In Nigeria

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

Microbiology is one of the most popular course in Nigerian universities. As a result of this, there is massive competition for available microbiology jobs in Nigeria and only a little percent of graduates end up getting the jobs.

With a degree in microbiology, you can still work in many science related fields such medical, pharmaceutical, nursing, and agricultural fields.

Jobs for microbiology graduates in Nigeria


  • Pharmacologist
  • Ecologist
  • Biomedical scientist
  • Environmental engineer
  • Biotechnologist
  • Forensic scientist
  • Clinical researcher
  • Marine biologist
  • Medical lab scientist
  • Immunologist
  • Physician assistant
  • Microbiologist
  • University lecturer
  • Chemist
  • Food scientist
  • Nanotechnologist
  • Brewer
  • Food technologist
  • Science researcher

Where can microbiology graduates work in Nigeria


  • Hospitals
  • Food companies
  • Academic institutions
  • Drink companies
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Toiletries companies
  • Water companies
  • Biotechnology companies
  • Science laboratories
  • Research organizations

Salary of microbiology graduates in Nigeria


Most people with a microbiology degree in Nigeria find it very difficult to get a job and even those that get employed are underpaid.

Most of the employed graduates work in academic institutions,food and drink companies and the salaries there are not too high.

The average salary of microbiology graduates in Nigeria is about 80,000 naira to 100,000 naira per month.