MSc Biotechnology with Business Management

Course Duration: Full-Time: 1 Year 6 Months / Part-Time: 2 Years

Entry Requirements

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
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
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
A minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS OR

MUET – Band 3
A minimum score of 46 in TOEFL iBT OR
A minimum score of 51 in Pearson Test of English OR
A minimum score of 160 in Cambridge English Qualification and Tests OR
An undergraduate degree with English as its medium of instruction
Note: Candidates who fail to fulfil the above criteria may be required to take an English Proficiency Course at the University.

Course Outline

Core Courses

Research Methodology for Scientists
Academic Communication
Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics*
Current Topics in Biotechnology
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology*
Master Research Project Planning and Proposal Presentation
Research Project for Biotechnology with Business Management*

Major Electives (Select Four)

Financial Accounting and Analysis
Marketing Management
Human Resource Management
International Business and Management
Business Policy and Strategic Management
Financial Management and Policy
Information Technology for Managers
Blue Ocean Strategy

List of Electives

Experimental Biotechnology – Method and Instrumental Design and Analysis*
Trends in Medical Biotechnology*
Advances in Agricultural Biotechnology*
Applied Bioprocessing*
Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
Perspectives of Commercial Biotechnology

Career Opportunity

This programme promotes and nurtures lifelong scholarship and deep learning for career and personal advancements, thus, enhancing employability and other inter-alia skills essential to handle the daily challenges in the ever-growing realms of Biotechnology. Overall, postgraduates can embark into their career-choices in biotechnology that is related to medicine, health, food and beverage, wine, agriculture, chemical and environmental industries or be an entrepreneur upon completion of this programme.


WeChat Us Now (Malaysia)
Kathy Chen (China)
Telephone No : 18233892868