a. To advance the study and application of Microbiology in Nigeria
b. To facilitate and encourage contact among persons, groups or organizations interested in Microbiology.
c. To provide an effective means for Nigerian scientists to contribute to international scientific and technological knowledge in the area of Microbiology.
d. To promote scientific cooperation among Microbiologists in Nigeria and other countries.
The Nigerian Society for Microbiology (NSM) is a professional, scientific and non-governmental organization founded in 1972 .
Its main function is maintaining a formidable knowledge pool in the area of Microbiology, with a view to ensuring smooth teaching and learning of the subject matter in Nigeria, as it is found all over the world. It is a society that ensures an opportunity for job creation through many of its professional designations.Read More
The Society shall consist of full, Honorary, Life and Corporate members as well as Fellows.
a) Full membership is open to graduates of microbiology with a minimum of B.Sc and other suitably qualified persons (which the council deems fit) interested in the field of Microbiology
b) Student Membership shall be open to University students and others who may be so admitted. Student members shall enjoy all the privileges of full members but shall not vote or be voted for.Read More