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This Bachelor of Biotechnology (Hons) degree programme is designed to give students a comprehensive education and training in biotechnology focusing on three core areas, namely agriculture, healthcare and industrial.

Students of our biotechnology degree programme will be exposed to scientific principles and knowledge, bioinformation technologies, laboratory techniques in research and development, business and entrepreneurship skills, as well as legal, intellectual, social and ethical issues.

Specialisation Options
  • Opportunity for students to explore their passion through specialisation in one of six areas, namely Drug Discovery & Development, Chemistry, Microbiology, Human Nutrition, Entrepreneurship or Communication.

Strong Background in Research and Development
  • Gain valuable real-world experience by undertaking research projects on topics such as infectious diseases, drug discovery, plant engineering and bioremediation.
  • Guidance from experts who are specialists in their respective research clusters.
  • Develop skilled graduates who can contribute actively to R&D efforts in the biotechnology industry.

Dynamic Internship Programme
  • 10-week industrial attachment to develop practical and relevant skills for future employment.
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Career Options
  • Agriculture Biotechnologist
  • Analytical Scientist
  • Bioentrepreneur
  • Consultancy
  • Education
  • Laboratory Technologist
  • Marketing (Life Sciences)
  • Microbiologist
  • Quality Officer (Biomanufacturing)
  • Research Scientist (Life sciences)
  • Science Writer
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