The Food Science and Technology with Honours program of the University Putra Malaysia will produce graduates who are knowledgeable , skilled and viable in the performance of work for a variety of employment sectors involved in food production and processing, food quality control, product development, research and management. Graduates with expertise in the field of Food Science and Technology is also capable of carrying out the activities of downstream industries and modern commercial agriculture in line with the needs and developments.
Course content formulated in line with the latest developments in food technology that involves the use of knowledge as food biotechnology, international legal standards and water and waste management industries. Program also produce graduates who are able to fulfill the expectations of the job market, aspirations, versatile and have a competitive advantage. This will catalyze the development of the food industry through participation in graduate BSTM jobs sector.
Graduates of the Bachelor of Food Science and Technology (BSTM) with Honours has many employment opportunities either in the private or public sector. Among his career as an analyst of food, food safety officers , research officers , enforcement officers for halal food production personnel, food marketing officer, chief executive of the research and development of food products and entrepreneurs.
In addition, there is also a graduate BSTM serving in the food manufacturing factories such as Nestle , Ajinomoto , UPALI, Dewina Foods, Yeo Hiap Seng, Gardenia, Ramly Burger as well as companies involved in the production and food service like Mc Donalds and KFC. There is also a BSTM graduates serving in the public sector such as the Ministry of Health as a food technologist and as a research officer at MARDI, PORIM, LKIM and LKM.
- Agriculture and Life
- Organic Chemistry
- Statistics for Applied Sciences
- Food Biochemistry
- Chemistry And Analysis Of Food Macro-Components
- Basic Food Microbiology
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesHealth Sciences Technology Management Food Sciences View 16 other Bachelors in Technology Management in Malaysia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- International candidates must posses an equivalent qualification of the Malaysian High School Certificate (STPM) or a Diploma recognized by the Malaysian Government.
International3870 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1935 USD per semester during 48 months.
- International: 8,125 MYR per semester
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