Diploma in Science (Chemistry and Biology)




Courses Overview

What will I learn?
Programme Overview
This programme aims to produce chemistry and biology graduates at the sub-professional level. It equips students with the necessary basic knowledge of scientific concepts and theoretical principles to understand chemical and biological phenomena and processes, and trains students to perform standard chemical and biological laboratory procedures. This programme covers both the practical and theoretical aspects of the subjects. The chemistry syllabi provide a detailed coverage of various topics including atomic and molecular structures, properties of matter, properties and reactions of elements and compounds, analytical techniques and industrial products. The biology syllabi cover a broad spectrum of topics which include cells, energetics, homeostasis and excretion, reproduction and development, biodiversity, ecology, and microbiology. This programme largely emphasises the application of chemical principles in control of the living environment.
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Bioscience with Chemistry
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Analytical Chemistry
Career Prospects
Quality controllers, technical assistants and laboratory supervisors in manufacturing industries or medical establishments.


Which department am I in? Faculty of Applied Sciences

Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Other English Language Requirements: A score of 550 in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

Entry Requirement For International Student

Students must have
SPM: 5 credits in the relevant subjects
O level: 5 Grade C in the relevant subjects
UEC: 3 Grade B in the relevant subjects
English Language requirements
They also have
IELTS (Academic): Band 5.5
TOEFL (Paper-based): 525
PTE Academic: 43 or
Any other qualification which is of equivalent level as determined by the senate of TAR UC.

Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by this university
Massey University offers below pathways courses for this subject Diploma in Business Studies
Certificate in Business Studies
Certificate in Foundation Studies (Full Foundation)
Certificate of University Preparation (Fast-track Foundation)
National Expedition and Internship
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation (APU)

Full Time (2 years)

RM12,500.00 (US$ 2,955) per year

21 May 2018

Tunku Abdul Rahman University College Kuala Lumpur Campus, Jalan Genting Kelang, Setapak, KUALA LUMPUR, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, 53300, Malaysia