MSc Biotechnology

Full Time / Part-time

MSc Biotechnology

UCSI University
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  • Masters
  • 1.5 years


MSc Biotechnology is a 1.5 years Masters program taught at UCSI University, . The program is offered in campus-based modes with full Time and part-time options. To successfully obtain MSc Biotechnology from UCSI University you are required to complete credit hours. After completion of MSc Biotechnology you will be able to further continue for advance studies or start career as Biotechnologist, Biotech Expert, Laboratory Technician, Technical Representative.

Admission Requirements

The minimum requirements for admission in MSc Biotechnology at UCSI University for all applicants (Domestic or International) are:

  • program specific academic requirment set by UCSI University.
  • English Language OR any other language requirments as set by UCSI University as pre-requiste for admission in MSc Biotechnology.

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  1. A Bachelor’s degree (Level 6, MQF) in a related field with a minimum CGPA of 2.75, or its equivalent, as accepted by the HEP Senate; OR
  2. A Bachelor’s degree (Level 6, MQF) in a related field with at least CGPA of 2.50 and has not achieved CGPA 2.75, or its equivalent can be accepted subject to a rigorous internal assessment; OR
  3. A Bachelor’s degree (Level 6, MQF) in related field but has not achieved CGPA of 2.50, or its equivalent can be accepted subject to a minimum of 5 years’ working experience in the relevant field.

Courses Units

You need to complete credit hours to successfully obtain this degree. Please check detail of study units at

More Information

By delving into the physical, chemical and computational aspects of biotechnology, this programme addresses the latest trends in the industry. Versatility is a hallmark of the programme and graduate students will address critical issues through the detailed study of molecular and cellular properties, microbiology, bioprocess engineering, fermentation and downstream processing among others. Primarily driven by coursework, this programme also features a research component that requires students to work on projects that can be applied across a broad range of societal needs.

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