What will I learn?

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.

Academic Progression:

Graduates may be admitted into Year 2 of:

  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Bioscience with Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Analytical Chemistry

Career Prospects:

  • Quality controllers
  • Technical assistants in manufacturing industries or medical establishments
  • Laboratory supervisors in manufacturing industries or medical establishments

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Applied Sciences

Study options

Full Time (2 years)

Tuition fees
RM14,750.00 (US$ 3,562) per year
RM 29,500 for the entire course

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

25 May 2020

Venue

Tunku Abdul Rahman University College

Kuala Lumpur Campus,

Jalan Genting Kelang, Setapak,

KUALA LUMPUR,

Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur,

53300, Malaysia

Entry requirements

For international students

Students are required to complete international academic qualification equivalent to Malaysian high school (i.e. SPM); O Level/IGCSE with minimum 3 Grade C(c) in the relevant subjects or other equivalent qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Government.

International students must meet any one of the following English Language tests recognized by TAR UC as meeting the English Language requirement before they are accepted for admission to any of the TAR UC programmes.

IELTS (Academic): Band 4.0

TOEFL (Paper-based): 397

TOEFL (Internet-based testing): 30

PTE Academic: 30

Or any other qualification which is of equivalent level as determined by the Senate of TAR UC.

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