B.Sc. On Campus

Biomedical Science (Honours)

University Tunku Abdul Rahman

36 months
5035 USD/year
3769 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Biomedical Science (Honours), at Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman an exciting and dynamic area that is highly relevant to the understanding and treatment of human diseases, combines the fields of biology and medicine. It focuses on the structure and function of the human body from the level of organs and tissues to the molecular level.


Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman Bachelor of Science Biomedical Science (Honours) offered by the Faculty of Science is an interdiciplinary programme with a combination of biology and pre-clinical sciences. The programme aims to equip graduates with a strong basic knowledge in the field of health sciences. It also develops professionalism and provides opportunities to the students to put theory into practice in their development of healthcare. The programme generates graduates to work in the area of medicine and health related industries including management, basic medical research, education, forensics, and pharmaceuticals development. 

Career Prospects

  • Biomedical research
  • Forensic Science
  • Food and healthcare
  • Hospital laboratories
  • Pathology
  • Pharmaceutical industries
  • Veterinary science
  • Other relevant industrial laboratories

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy and Physiology 
  • Basic Laboratory Skills and Management for Bioscience
  • Biostatistics and Basic Epidemiology
  • Cell Biology
  • Computer Systems and Applications
  • Biochemistry and Metabolic 

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

    5035 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15107 USD for the full programme during 36 months.
  • National

    3769 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11309 USD for the full programme during 36 months.
  • RM47,800 (Malaysian); 
  • RM63,850 (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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