The faculty of Medical Technology was inaugurated as a branch of the faculty of Medical Sciences at Az Zawia University. In the academic year 2001/2002, the number of students enrolled in was 58 students. In the academic year 2004/2005, the faculty was independent from the other faculties of medical sciences administratively, financially and scientifically.
<p>The faculty aims to be a pioneer in scientific progress and to improve health institutions in Libya .</p>
- Preparing and providing national cadres of laboratory technicians, laboratory engineers and medical assistants in different specialties.
- Reducing dependence on foreign labor, both in the public and private sectors.