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PhD - Doctor of Philosophy in Aquatic Biotechnology By Research Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)



Course info


About Faculty

The Vision of the Institute of Bioscience is to become an excellent international research centre in bioscience and technology research.

Mission of the Institute of Bioscience is to generate knowledge and innovation through high impact research and bioscience and technology for socio-economic progress and national development.

This field deals with utilization of biotechnology tools in cells, tissues, organs, organelles and extracts or molecules from marine plants and animals. The studies focus on the properties and functions of specific pathways, systems and conditions in these organisms, to elucidate their survival, growth, pathological and immunological symptoms, and responses. Establishment of new protocols and processes, and development of new products using marine resources will be emphasized.

Course options

Here are the different ways in which you can study PhD - Doctor of Philosophy in Aquatic Biotechnology By Research.

Full Time (Minimum of two years and a maximum of five years)

Tuition fees

1st semester: RM 7,212.50; 2nd-4th semesters: RM 5,262.50; 5th-6th semesters: RM 4,700; 7th and subsequent semesters: RM 5,200; Cost for max 4 years: RM 42,800; Cost for max 5 years: RM 53,200


09 Sep, 10 Feb


Universiti Putra Malaysia



43400, Malaysia

Entry requirement for international students

The applicant should possess:

A Master Degree (by coursework) in a relevant field with a minimum grade average of B, or

A Master Degree by research in a relevant field.

For applicants with one of the following

550 for the TOEFL Paper-based Test (Academic Version); or

Band 6.0 for IELTS (Academic Training); or

79-80 for TOEFL Internet-based Test (Academic Version); or

Level 109 for CIEP at ELS Language Centre; or

Any English Language Test which is equivalent to B2 in Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)

* Please check with your chosen school for the exact entry requirements for your programme.