What will I learn?
This programme equips students with an in-depth understanding of the core principles and methodologies underlying current biotechnological research, thus, able to pursue careers in bioscience and biotechnology either in industry or academic research. In this programme, students are able to develop the transferable qualities and skills required for employment or research in the biosciences sector. Bioscience students are not only trained in laboratory and research skills but also in relevant business and entrepreneurial skills. Students will have an opportunity to work with industry through their internship and to carry out a real-life research project in bioscience area. All such training will add value to their qualification and benefit their employment.
This programme is endorsed by Institute Kimia Malaysia (IKM). Graduates of this programme can join IKM as a member and can be recognised as a Registered Chemist i in Malaysia.
Ecology and Biodiversity
Cell Biomolecules and Enzymes
Principles of Genetics
Physiology and Behaviour of
Techniques and Applications in
Graduates of this programme will have the employment opportunity in the following life science related careers:
Quality Control/Assurance Executives
Marketing & Sales Executives
Life Science Technologists
Life Sciences Product Specialists
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
All FASC Bachelor Year 2 students (from TARC/TAR UC Diploma graduates OR TAR UC Bachelor Year 1) are offered admission to the Junior Year of Bachelor of Science Degree program for 2 years of Campbell University Dual Award Bachelor of Science Degree Programmes.
Which department am I in? Faculty of Applied Sciences
All applicants must have Secondary School Graduation Certificate/High School Diploma with minimum point 7.0 and above in 5 relevant subjects. Other English Language Requirements accepted: TOEFL (Paper-based) with 550; TOEFL (Computer-based) with 213; GCE O Level English Language/ Literature in English with Grade B.
Students must have
A Level with minimum 2 good passes or other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government.
STPM: Full pass in Biology and Chemistry
A Level: Pass in Biology and Chemistry
SAM: ATAR 70 and minimum Grade B in Biology and Chemistry
CPU: 70% average in 6 relevant subjects who must include minimum 70% in Biology and Chemistry
UEC: Grade B in 5 relevant subjects which must include Biology and Chemistry
English Language requirements
Malaysian University English Test (MUET) - Band 2; OR
International English Language Testing System (IELTS) - Band 6.0; OR
Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet-based testing) - 79
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) - 550
Offered by this university
Tunku Abdul Rahman University College offers below pathways courses for this subject Diploma in Science (Chemistry and Biology)
Cambridge GCE A Level (Science)
Cambridge GCE A Level (Arts)
RM13,200.00 (US$ 3,120) per year
5 March 2018, 21 May 2018, 15 October 2018
Tunku Abdul Rahman University College Kuala Lumpur Campus, Jalan Genting Kelang, Setapak, KUALA LUMPUR, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, 53300, Malaysia