B.Sc. On Campus

Chemistry (Honours)

University Tunku Abdul Rahman

36 months
4526 USD/year
3359 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Start date


Chemistry (Honours)  at Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman is essential for meeting our basic needs of food, clothing, shelter, health, energy and clean air, water and soil. UTAR is only private university in Malaysia offered Bachelor of Science (Hons) Chemistry.


Chemical technologies enrich our quality of life in numerous ways by providing new solutions to problems in health, materials, and energy usage.

The Chemistry (Honours) programme at Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman aims to allow students to understand, analyse, practice and evaluate the knowledge and laboratory skills of a range of chemistry topics. It provides string training in practical methods, data analysis and problem solving related to chemistry. The students are exposed and updated to the current trends in chemistry inclusive of Green Chemistry.

Career Prospects

  • Chemist
  • Petrochemist
  • Research Chemist
  • QC Analyst
  • Application Support Chemist
  • Project Chemist/Senior Chemist


  • The programme is accredited by MQA and recognised by Jabatan Perkhidmatan Awam (JPA) and Institut Kimia Malaysia (IKM).
  • Programme Structure

    Courses include:

    • Analytical Chemistry I
    • Ancillary Statistics
    • Basic Chemistry
    • Calculus and Algebra
    • Chemistry Laboratory I
    • Chemistry Laboratory II
    • Computer Systems and Applications
    • English for Science
    • Introduction to Sociology

    Key information


    • Full-time
      • 36 months

    Start dates & application deadlines

    More details
    • Malaysian Stu: You are advised to apply for admission as early as possible
    • International Stu: You are advised to apply for admission 3 months in advance


    On Campus

    Academic requirements

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

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • Admission to UTAR is on purely meritocratic basis. You are expected to satisfy the academic qualification and English Language requirement set by the University. Some programmes may have additional requirements such as the submission of a drawing portfolio, and an interview before the University decides on the admission.
    • For admission into undergraduate programmes, the University will accept the applications from students with the standard list of foreign qualifications. 
    • For your information that the University has its minimum entry requirement (MER) for each qualification and each programme. Should you do not fulfill the MER, you will be required to undertake a one-year Foundation studies. 

    Tuition Fee

    To alway see correct tuition fees
    • International

      4526 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 13580 USD for the full programme during 36 months.
    • National

      3359 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 10079 USD for the full programme during 36 months.
    • RM42,600 (Malaysian); 
    • RM57,400 (International)


    Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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