Wednesday, 11 November 2015

The Price of Babcock's Application Form For House-Officers Raises Eyebrows

Babcock University is currently advertising for house-officers and you won't believe the price of their forms.

Read their advertisement below:

The Board and Management of Babcock University Teaching Hospital, Ilisan Remo invites suitable candidates into the Institution as House Officers


Suitable candidates must have:

1) Temporary Registration with the Medical and Dental council of Nigeria (MDCN)

2) M.B.B.S


Interested candidates will obtain an application form from office of the Director of Clinical Services and Training at Babcock University Teaching Hospital at the cost of Twenty Thousand Naira only (N20,000.00) or download the application form here and return the filled form to Babcock University Teaching Hospital  with evidence of payment.
The account number for payment is:

Diamond Bank

Account Name: Babcock University Teaching Hospital

Account Number: 0027463849
Payment can also be made at GOPD Cash point and receipt obtained.

Applicants are expected to contact their three (3) referees to write directly to the Chief Medical Director, Babcock University Teaching Hospital, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State and also submit relevant certificates/credentials. Submission of forms and other documents must be addressed to:

The Chief Medical Director,

Babcock University Teaching Hospital,


Ogun State.

CLOSING DATE: Friday 13th November 2015

I feel paying N20000 for an application is pretty ridiculous when you are not guaranteed of the job. And most times only those with "long legs" get the job.

House- officers have suffered.


  1. And how much is d monthly salary?? #DrE

  2. Abi...since regular forms go for N5000 and this is 4 times the regular amount; the salary should at least be 700k lol...

  3. Minimum of 300k...#DrE


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