Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Biotechnology

Duration:3 years

Intakes:18 Mar, 02 Aug & 11 Oct

Campus:AIMST University, Batu 3 1/2, Bukit Air Nasi, Jalan Bedong—Semeling, 08100 Bedong, Kedah, Malaysia.

Level of Study:Degree

Faculty:Faculty of Applied Sciences

Course Code:(R2/545/6/0024) (07/23) (A 9263)

About this course

BSc (Hons) in Biotechnology programme will provide adequate knowledge and essential skills to the student on the various scope of biotechnological processes that impact our daily lives. The student will discover and explore the importance of biotechnology in the rapidly developing health, food, agriculture, environmental industrial sectors. The programme is full-accredited by Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA). The BSc (Hons) Biotechnology programme received Grade A (91/100) by MQA. FAS teaching staff are highly experienced academicians from different fields of interests. Upon graduation, the student will be well-equipped with the knowledge of biotechnological processes, techniques and industrial experience to embark on an exciting career.

Total Course Fees


For scholarship enquiries,  please contact Ms.Kayatri via email


Subject Listing

  • Basic Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Biocomputing
  • Biodiversity
  • Biophysics
  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Genetics
  • Humanistic Perspectives in Biotechnology
  • Microbiology
  • Algal and Fungal Science
  • Bioinformatics
  • Bioinstrumentation
  • Bioprocess Technology
  • Biostatistics
  • Biotech Trends
  • Cell Culture
  • Downstream processing
  • Food technology
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Human Physiology
  • Immunology
  • Industrial Training
  • Plant Science
  • Virology
  • Aquaculture
  • Bioethics, Bioregulation & Biosafety
  • Biomolecular Diagnostics
  • Business Management
  • Environmental Biotechnology
  • Forensic Science
  • Comparative Genomics
  • Medical Biotechnology
  • Metabolomics
  • Molecular Modeling
  • Molecular Pathogenesis
  • Pharmacogenomics
  • Laboratory Biorisk Management
  • Research Methodology
  • Research Project

Entry RequirementsApplicants must have one of the following Entry requirements:

A-Levels/ STPM/STAM/ equivalent

Min pass with grade C in 2 subjects.

Pass STAM (grade jayyid) with full pass in 2 subject


Pass with grade B in 5 subjects

AIMST Foundation in Science

Pass in 3 subjects, including Biology (minimum 50% or Grade C or CGPA of 2.0)

Diploma in related field

CGPA ≥ 2.0

International Student Only

Please contact AIMST University counsellor for further information.

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