It is of the programs created by the UST in 1996, the forth program of the Science & Technology College before being converted to the Medical laboratory College (MLC) in 22/7/2006 following the elevation of the College to the University of Science & Technology.

The MLC represents the cornerstone in scientific research in the Medical Science Complex where laboratories & qualified, trained cadres exist, along with all types of modern technologies.

The student studies for four years, one year of 3 years studied as a preliminary year, two years in all laboratory subjects before the 4th year of majoring. The student graduates with one main subject among five major subjects.