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Bachelor of Science (Hons) Biotechnology

KP No: 
JPT/BPP(R/545/6/0045)11/19
Introduction

This programme is an innovative multi-disciplinary degree that was developed with inputs from key industry players and the academicians. It features biotechnology modules coupled with electives in business, communications, marketing, accounting and many more.

 

Career Biotechnology

Duration of Study

3 years

Intake Periods
January 
March
May 
July
October
Entry Requirements
STPM or equivalent 2Cs (NGMP 2.00)
STAM Jayyid rank
UEC 5Bs 
Foundation / Matriculation Minimum CGPA 2.00
Diploma (MQF Level 4) in related field Minimum CGPA 2.00
ADTP Minimum CGPA 2.00
AUSMAT/ SAM / SACEI / HSC Minimum 50% in 5 subjects including Science 
CPU / CIMP Minimum 50% in 6 subjects  
IB UK 24 marks in 6 subjects 
For other qualifications, please consult our programme counsellors.

 

Bachelors of Science in Biotechnology

FOUNDATIONAL
  • Understanding Biotechnology
CORE
  • Introductory Biology
  • General Chemistry
  • Statistics

Basic Biological Sciences

  • Microbiology
  • Genetics
  • General Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

Major

  • Foundation Of Business
  • Introduction To Marketing (Elective) OR 
    Foundation Of Managerial Accounting (Elective) OR 
    Business Communication (Elective) OR 
    Introduction To Organisational Behaviour (Elective)
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biodiversity And Environmental Bioresources
  • Cell And Tissue Culture
  • Cell And Molecular Biology
  • Principles Of Immunology
  • Industrial Microbiology
  • Innovation And Commercialisation
  • Introduction To Forensic Science (Elective) OR 
    Principles Of Strategic Management (Elective) OR 
    Managing Business Operation (Elective)
  • Biotechnology For Crop Improvement
  • Cell And Molecular Biology Laboratory
  • Immunological Techniques In Biotechnology
  • Drug And Pharmaceutical Technology
  • Introduction To Bioprocess Engineering
  • Environmental Biotechnology
  • Food Science And Technology
  • Plant Genetic Engineering (Elective) OR 
    Plant Cell And Tissue Culture Techniques (Elective)
CAPSTONE
  • Research Project I
  • Research Project II
MATA PELAJARAN UMUM

MPU1A**

  • Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia OR Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2

MPU1B**

  • Hubungan Etnik OR Pengajian Malaysia 3 (Malaysian Studies 3)

MPU2A

  • Graduate Preparatory Course*

MPU2B-D (Choose 3 University Courses from Cat. B-F)

B
  • Entrepreneurship
C
  • Public Speaking
  • Introduction To Theatre And Acting
D
  • Critical Thinking
  • Professional Development
  • Dale Carnegie Skills For Success
E
  • General Anthropology
  • General Philosophy
  • General Psychology
  • General Sociology
F
  • Introduction To Golf
  • Outward Bound

MPU3 (Category A University Course)

  • Ethics and Social Responsibility

MPU4

  • Co-Curriculum
INTERNSHIP
  • Industrial Training
MALAY LANGUAGE
(only for Malaysian students without a credit in SPM BM)
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A
FREE ELECTIVES
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Introduction to Academic English
  • Academic English

* Students who have completed the Graduate Preparatory Course at the diploma level are not required to take this course again, but are required to take an additional University Course to ensure that a total of four (4) MPU2 courses are taken.

** Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia and Hubungan Etnik are meant to be for local students while Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 and Pengajian Malaysia 3 are for international students.

Δ Entry from Diploma into the Degree is subject to meeting programme & relevant entry requirements.