Bachelor of Biotechnology (Hons)

Duration:3 years

Intakes:March, June/July & Sept/Oct

Campus:IUkL @ De Centrum City, Kajang

Level of Study:Degree

Faculty:Faculty of Engineering, Science & Technology

Course Code:KP/JPS(R/545/6/0027)10/23

About this course

Biotechnology is one of the applied science fields that combines both science and engineering principles to a living organism in order to produce a product of interest that is beneficial to the society. Therefore, biotechnology enables a scientist to solve global issues ranging from food security to human and animal diseases.

Total Course Fees

RM53,500 (local) RM64,300 (international)

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Subject Listing

Biotechnology Laboratory 1A, Biometrics, Chemistry I, Introduction to Biotechnology, Introduction to Molecular and Cell Biology, Biotechnology Laboratory 1B, Genetics, Chemistry II, Microbiology, Bioethics, Interactive Skills, MPU Subjects (U1, U2)

Introduction to Biochemistry, Biotechnology Laboratory 2A, Bioinstrumentation and Analytical Techniques, Gene Cloning and Engineering, Biotechnology Laboratory 2B, Cell and Tissue Culture, Industrial and Fermentation Technology, Practical  Bioinformatics, Genomics and Proteomics, Scientific and Research Methodology, Technical and Professional Communication, Creativity and Innovation in Biotechnology, MPU Subjects (U3, U4)

Agricultural and Food Technology, Biotechnology Laboratory 3A, research Project A, Aquaculture Biotechnology, Environmental Biotechnology, Medical Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Research Project B, Industrial Training

Entry RequirementsApplicants must have one of the following Entry requirements:

STPM Minimum 2 Principal Passes
A-Level Minimum 2 Principal Passes
UEC Minimum 5 Bs
Diploma Minimum CGPA of 2.00
Foundation/Matriculation Minimum CGPA of 2.00
SAM/HSC/AUSMAT TER/UAI: average 60% or higher in 5 subjects
CPU/CIMP Average 60% or higher in 6 subjects
IB 26 points or higher based on 6 subjects
Other Qualifications As recognised by the Senate of IUKL as equivalent to STPM

International Student Only

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