RSU Department of Medical Laboratory Technology/Science Admission Requirement 2024/2025

This is to inform the general public and all Rivers State University (RSU) aspirants that the Department of Medical Laboratory Technology/Science Admission requirements has been published.


The admission requirements include O’level Subject combinations, JAMB UTME Subject combinations, and School and Departmental Cut-Off Marks.

Entry Requirements

O’Level Subject Combination

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Medical Laboratory Technology/Science include Fi+ve (5) SSCE credit passes in the following subjects:

  • English Language
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

Candidates will write the following Four (4) Subjects in JAMB

  • English Language
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology

Special Requirement (Waiver) Remarks

  • RSU requires Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.

Direct Entry Requirement

These are the conditions you need to fulfil to gain Direct Entry admission to study Medical Laboratory Technology/Science if you don’t intend to use UTME. You require;

  • ‘A’ level passes to include Physics, Chemistry, Biology, or Zoology.

Special Requirement (Waiver) Remarks

  • RSU accepts Admission to Year III; HND (Upper Credit) in relevant discipline. Admission to Year II; HND (Lower Credit) in relevant discipline.  
  • OND/ND (Upper Credit) in relevant discipline.
  • At least two (2) ‘A’ Level passes in Biology and Chemistry. In addition, all such candidates above must also satisfy the UME entry requirements.

JAMB Score

All candidates interested in getting admitted into RSU for the 2024/2025 session should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have scored 180 or above in your JAMB result.


The Rivers State University of Technology was founded in 1979 and is the first of its kind in Nigeria. According to the international higher education rankings, the school is ranked sixth in Nigeria.

The university was established as a non-profit organization to push the frontiers of technology in Nigeria, and the university has been committed to this since its inception.

The school was formally known as Rivers State University of Science and Technology (RSUST), or UST for short, until it was renamed in 2017 by the administration of Governor Nyesom Wike.

We hope this article clarifies the requirements for admission to RSU’s Department of Medical Laboratory Technology/Science Admission. To all students wishing to school at RSU, RealMina says good luck to you all.

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