B.Sc. On Campus

Computer Science (Bioinformatics)

University Teknologi Malaysia

48 months
3892 EUR/year
589 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Bachelor of Computer Science (Bioinformatics) from University Teknologi Malaysia is offered either on a full-time basis. The full-time programme is offered only at the UTM Main Campus in Johor Bahru. 


The Computer Science (Bioinformatics) from University Teknologi Malaysia is offered on full-time basis and is based on a 2-Semester per academic session. Generally, students are expected to undertake courses equivalent to between fourteen (14) to eighteen (18) credit hours per semester. Assessment is based on courseworks and final examinations given throughout the semester.

Programme Learning  Outcomes

  • Ability to acquire and apply theory and principles of Computer Science and Bioinformatics, and equip with social science and personal development knowledge. 
  • Ability to design and construct computer programs using standard approaches. 
  • Ability to identify, formulate and solve real world bioinformatics problems through principles and methodologies. 
  • Ability to present technical solutions to a range of audience 
  • Ability to think critically and creatively in order to solve problems 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Discrete Structure
  • Programming Technique
  • Digital Logic
  • Technology & Information System 
  • Graduate Success Attributes 
  • Malaysia Dynamic 
  • Malaysian Studies 
  • Thought of Science and Technology 
  • Malaysia Language for Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The application is open from August until November for February intake and from March until June for September intake.


131 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Obtained a Diploma in Computer Science from UTM/equivalent with a minimum CPA of 3.00; or for candidates with a CPA below 3.00 but have a minimum of two or more years of working experience in the related area of study will be eligible to apply for a place to study at the university.
  • Obtained a credit pass in Mathematics in their SPM/equivalent examination or a minimum grade B- in any of the Mathematics Courses taken at the diploma level.
  • Candidates are required to submit the results transcript of all their examinations taken during their Diploma study (semester one until the final semester) to UTM. A copy of the diploma or a letter of completion of study will also have to be submitted together with their applications.
  • Passed the Malaysian University English Test (MUET) with minimum result of Band 1.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3892 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15569 EUR for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    589 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2359 EUR for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National: 10,760 RM
  • International: 71,000 RM

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

2210 - 3815 MYR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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