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PhD (Biotechnology) - PJJ

OVERVIEW

Biotechnology is one of the fastest growing areas in applied biology. The practical application of cells or its components in manufacturing and service industries entail the integration of knowledge from microbiology, biochemistry, genetics, molecular biology, chemistry as well as chemical and process engineering. The programme gives students theoretical and practical background in biotechnological techniques and applications while developing a strong understanding of cellular biology involving microbiology, biochemistry, genetics and molecular biology. The programme boasts modern research facilities such as an automated DNA sequence, electron microscopes, protein crystallography and a 100 litre fermenter. Existing projects include functional genomics for rubber production, in search of natural compounds with potential roles in chemical biology, stem cell biology, structural biology and protein chemistry.

Research Thrust Areas:

Biotechnology

Expertise available in the following School:
School of Distance Education http://www.pppjj.usm.my/

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS


The minimum requirement for entry to the postgraduate programme is:

  • A Master degree in a related field (minimum CGPA 3.00/4) from a recognized institution.
  • In cases where the candidates do not meet the minimum CGPA requirements, research experience or journal publications may be used to support applications for postgraduate study at SDE.

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS

 * Not Applicable 

DURATION

  • Full-time: Min 4 semesters / Max 10 semesters
  • Part-time: Min 6 semesters / Max 15 semesters

FEES

Malaysian (MYR)
Full Time/ Semester Part Time/ Semester
  • Registration Fee : 340.00
  • Tuition Fee (Semester) : 3350.00
  • Thesis Evaluation Fee : 1000.00 (PhD)
  • Convocation Fee : 120.00
  • Registration Fee : 340.00
  • Tuition Fee (Semester) : 2775.00
  • Thesis Evaluation Fee: 1000.00 (PhD)
  • Convocation Fee : 120.00

 

International (USD)
Full Time/ Semester Part Time/ Semester
  • Registration Fees : 227.50
  • Personal Bond : 475.00
  • Tuition Fee (Semester) : 1,250.00
  • Thesis Evaluation Fee: 375.00 (PhD)
  • Convocation Fee : 30.00
  • Registration Fee : 227.50
  • Personal Bond : 475.00
  • Tuition Fee (Semester) : 1,113.00
  • Thesis Evaluation Fee : 375.00 (PhD)
  • Convocation Fee : 30.00

** Fees are subject to change

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Institute of Postgraduate Studies
Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 Penang, Malaysia
xtel +604 653 2606  | xfax +604 653 2940  |  xemel admission_ips@usm.my

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Institute of Postgraduate Studies
Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 Penang, Malaysia
xtel +604 653 2606 
xfax +604 653 2940 
xemel admission_ips@usm.my


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