Diploma in Biotechnology offered by Horizon Campus, in affiliation with Nilai University, Malaysia(rated Tier 5, excellent by the Malaysian Qualification Agency in the SETARA 2011; recognized by the UGC, Sri Lanka and the Association of Commonwealth Universities)facilitates students to seek gainful career opportunities. They will be qualified to get registered for B.Sc. in Biotechnology with appropriate exceptions. This is an intensive programme, covering 90 credits during 2 1/2years duration focusing on profound subjects inclusive of tissue culture, molecular biology, microbiology and bioinformatics. This paves the pathway towards professional qualifications, knowledge, interpersonal skills and confidence leading to brilliant career opportunities in the field of biotechnology. Exposure to the industry together internship creates innovative professionals who can face the global challenges.
Diplomats of this programme are recognized to enter into a relevant degree programme at Nilai University of reputable partner universities (including reputed universities in Australia, United Kingdom and New Zealand) in areas of genetics, biochemistry, microbiology, molecular microbiology, biotechnology and biomedical science.
|Mode of Study||Full Time|
|Type of award||Diploma|
- How to Pursue the Degree
The minimum entry requirements for the above program are as follows
Overall three credits for G.C.E. O/L examination
“A’ or “B” for English in G.C.E. O/L Examination or band score 5 in IELTS
- Future After the Diploma
QA / QC assistants
Tissue culture assistants
Medical and clinical lab technologists