Bachelor of Biotechnology (Hons)

Get the experience and skills you need for a successful career in biotechnology. This programme provides training in the practical application of organisms and their cellular components with regards to manufacturing, service industries, and environmental management.

Biotechnology & Life Sciences Degree 3 Years From RM 74,869
  • Students have access to well-equipped labs with state-of-the-art equipment
  • Students may transfer to partner universities in Australia
  • Students experience processes such as those involved in producing antibiotics, vaccines, monoclonal antibodies, and gene therapy
  • Students have the opportunity to learn about the improvement of water and land management and remedying pollution

RM74,869.00

Year 1

  • Biology of Organisms
  • Chemistry 1 & 2
  • Introduction to Biotechnology
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Molecular and Cell Biology
  • Organisation and Management

Year 2

  • Analysis of Genetic Inheritance
  • Biochemistry of Biomolecules and Enzymes
  • Bioinstrumentation and Analytical Techniques
  • Biotechnology Laboratory 1
  • Cell and Tissue Culture
  • Cellular and Metabolic Biochemistry
  • Chromosomes, Gene Regulation & Evolution
  • Fermentation Technology
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Recombinant DNA Technology

Year 3

  • Agrobiotechnology
  • Bioethics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biotechnology Laboratory 2 & 3
  • Biotechnology Practice
  • Biotechnology Project
  • Environmental Biotechnology
  • Industrial Biotechnology
  • Internship
  • Medical Biotechnology
  • Methods & Skills in Research

MPU Subjects:

  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A*
  • Community Service
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Design Thinking
  • Ethnic Relations (Local students) / Communicating in Malay 3 (International students)
  • Islamic and Asian Civilisation (Local students) / Malaysian Studies 3 (International students)

*For Malaysian students who do not have a credit in SPM BM.

Campus Local Students International Students
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Entry Level Entry Requirements
Foundation Completion of Foundation Programme with a CGPA of 2.00, or its equivalent, and possess SPM with 3 credit in Mathematics, 1 science subject and 1 any other subject, or its equivalent
A-Level 2 principal passes in any of 2 science subjects
STPM 2 grade C in any 2 subjects, or its equivalent; and possess SPM with 3 credits in Mathematics, 1 science subject and 1 any other subject, or its equivalent
SACE International ATAR of 70 and possess SPM/ its equivalent with 3 credits in Mathematics, 1 science subject and 1 any other subject, or its equivalent
NSW (HSC) ATAR of 70 and possess SPM/ its equivalent with 3 credits in Mathematics, 1 science subject and 1 any other subject, or its equivalent
Australian Year 12 ATAR of 70 and possess SPM/ its equivalent with 3 credits in Mathematics, 1 science subject and 1 any other subject, or its equivalent
UEC 5Bs including Mathematics and 1 science subject
Canadian Pre-U 6 subjects with minimum average score of 68 and possess SPM/its equivalent with 3 credits in Mathematics, 1 science subject and 1 any other subject, or its equivalent
Matriculation in related fields Programme with a CGPA of 2.00, or its equivalent, and possess SPM with 3 credit in Mathematics, 1 science subject and 1 any other subject, or its equivalent
Diploma Completion of Diploma with a minimum CGPA of 2.00, or its equivalent
MUFY 4 subjects with minimum average score of 61
Others Other equivalent qualifications as recognised by the Malaysian government

Note: International students are subject to meet entry requirements that reflect similar qualifications and experience as stated above.
To find country-specific entry requirements visit our international entry requirement page

Campuses & Intakes

INTI International University

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Note: International students are subject to placement guidelines. Please check with a student counsellor.

Industries in the Public or Private Sector: Biotechnology, Food and Drink (Including Brewing), Health and Beauty Care, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Companies, Research Companies (Including companies conducting Clinical Trials), Clinical Diagnostic Laboratories, Analytical & Testing Laboratories, Environmental Pollution Control Companies, Hospitals, Patent Companies, Various Government Research Agencies and Facilities (Medicine, Farming & Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry, etc.), Forensic Services, and Universities.

You can launch your career in one of these fields:

  • Science Officer
  • Science Researcher
  • Clinical and Regulatory Executive or Officer
  • Field Application Specialist
  • Technical Support Executive or Officer
  • Service Engineer
  • Quality Assurance Officer (Executive, Supervisor or Analyst)
  • Quality Control Officer (Supervisor, Assistant or Analyst)
  • Safety Specialist

This programme provides sound training in core Molecular Biosciences (Biochemistry, Genetics, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, and Immunology), leading to different areas of Biotechnology. Compulsory Biotechnology projects, as well as internships with biotechnology and molecular bioscience companies, will further enhance the employability of graduates.

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Financial Assistance
KPT:
INTI International University: KPT/JPT(R2/545/6/0009)05/2022 - A7640

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