Obtain vast knowledge and expertise in Biotechnology when you join Nilai’s School of Applied Sciences (Biotech). There are tonnes of interesting theoretical knowledge and immersive practical skills waiting for you. Discover various career pathways as you go through the subjects and industrial training and find out which career suits you best. Upon graduating from the School of Applied Sciences (Biotech), you get to choose to work in either one of the 4 major industrial areas including health care, agriculture, food and the environment. Industry standard lab facilities are specially catered to students of Biotechnology so you can receive a full experience in the field before you move on to internship and the working world.

Obtain vast knowledge and expertise in Biotechnology when you join Nilai’s School of Applied Sciences (Biotech). There are tonnes of interesting theoretical knowledge and immersive practical skills waiting for you. Discover various career pathways as you go through the subjects and industrial training and find out which career suits you best. Upon graduating from the School of Applied Sciences (Biotech), you get to choose to work in either one of the 4 major industrial areas including health care, agriculture, food and the environment. Industry standard lab facilities are specially catered to students of Biotechnology so you can receive a full experience in the field before you move on to internship and the working world.

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Application Fees + Scholarship*

*T&C Apply

WHY SCHOOL OF APPLIED SCIENCES?

Affordable
Fees

Experience a holistic education in Biotechnology with affordable fees.

Exclusive
Scholarships

Amazing scholarships with vast categories are available for students.

Wide-Range Career Opportunities

Upon graduation, you have the option of starting your career in 4 major industries: healthcare, agriculture, food & the environment.

Informative
Syllabuses

Students are taught subjects that are highly comprehensive & detailed.

Business
Electives

Gain business knowledge in the biotechnology programmes.

WHY SCHOOL OF APPLIED SCIENCES?

Great
Affordability

Experience a holistic education in Biotechnology with affordable fees.

Exclusive
Scholarships

Amazing scholarships with vast categories are available for students.

Wide-Range Career Opportunities

Upon graduation, you have the option of starting your career in 4 major industries: healthcare, agriculture, food & the environment.

Informative
Syllabuses

Students are taught subjects that are highly comprehensive & detailed.

Business
Electives

Gain business knowledge in the biotechnology programmes.

POPULAR SCHOLARSHIPS

Merit Scholarships

If this is your first programme at Nilai University, you should apply for scholarship too! Receive up to 30% tuition fee waivers. Find out the percentage of scholarship that you are eligible for with your secondary examination results. To continue receiving this scholarship, you only have to maintain your CGPA at 2.75 (20% Scholarship) and 3.00 (30% Scholarship) with 75% (Other Programmes) and 90% (Nursing Programme) attendance every semester. It is available for Diploma, Foundation and also Degree programmes.

Sports Focus Centre - Fencing Award

Good news for fencing athletes! The Sports Focus Centre in Nilai University offers of up to 100% waiver on tuition fees and accommodation (basic twin-sharing). State or national fencers are qualified to apply for this scholarship. Remember to maintain your CGPA (≥2.75) and keep your attendance at ≥75% (Other programmes) or 90% (Nursing programmes).

Education for All (EFA)

For students within the B40 group (family income ≤RM4,000), apply for this award! Maintain your CGPA (≥2.75) and attendance (≥75%) for other programmes and (≥90%) for Nursing programmes each semester to be eligible for the next! Accommodation waiver is also available for twin sharing at Hall-of-Residence for Nursing Programmes only.

Enrichment for Life (EFL) Award

Receive up to 5% tuition fee waiver for students who were Head Prefect, Head Librarian, President or Vice-President of Clubs, Associations & Societies! Maintain your CGPA (≥2.75) and attendance (≥75%) for other programmes and (≥90%) for Nursing programmes each semester to be eligible for the next!

*Terms & Conditions Apply

POPULAR SCHOLARSHIPS

Merit Scholarships


If this is your first programme at Nilai University, you should apply for scholarship too! Receive up to 30% tuition fee waivers. Find out the percentage of scholarship that you are eligible for with your secondary examination results. To continue receiving this scholarship, you only have to maintain your CGPA at 2.75 (20% Scholarship) and 3.00 (30% Scholarship) with 75% (Other Programmes) and 90% (Nursing Programme) attendance every semester. It is available for Diploma, Foundation and also Degree programmes.

Sports Focus Centre - Fencing Award


Good news for fencing athletes! The Sports Focus Centre in Nilai University offers of up to 100% waiver on tuition fees and accommodation (basic twin-sharing). State or national fencers are qualified to apply for this scholarship. Remember to maintain your CGPA (≥2.75) and keep your attendance at ≥75% (Other programmes) or 90% (Nursing programmes).

Education for All (EFA)


For students within the B40 group (family income ≤RM4,000), apply for this award! Maintain your CGPA (≥2.75) and attendance (≥75%) for other programmes and (≥90%) for Nursing programmes each semester to be eligible for the next! Accommodation waiver is also available for twin sharing at Hall-of-Residence for Nursing Programmes only.

Enrichment for Life (EFL) Award


Receive up to 5% tuition fee waiver for students who were Head Prefect, Head Librarian, President or Vice-President of Clubs, Associations & Societies! Maintain your CGPA (≥2.75) and attendance (≥75%) for other programmes and (≥90%) for Nursing programmes each semester to be eligible for the next!

*Terms & Conditions Apply

PROGRAMMES AVAILABLE

DIPLOMA IN BIOTECHNOLOGY

Equip yourself with a good understanding of Biotechnology and realise your role as a contributor in the science field when you enrol in Nilai University’s Diploma in Biotechnology. With international recognition, this diploma will prepare you to be career-ready with its compact and informative subjects featuring hands-on activities in exclusive labs. Upon completion of this 2.5-year diploma, you can pursue a relevant degree programme here or at Nilai’s partner universities. Scholarships are also available in many categories.

Entry Requirements

Programme: Diploma in Biotechnology
SPM or equivalent: 3C’s in Mathematics, one Science subject and one any other subject
UEC: 3B’s in Mathematics, one Science subject and one any other subject
STPM: Minimum of Grade C (GP 2.00) in any subject or its equivalent; and possess SPM with 3 credits in Mathematics, one Science subject and one any other subject
STAM: Minimum grade of Maqbul or its equivalent; and possess SPM with 3C’s in Mathematics, one Science subject and one any other subject
SKM (Level 3, MQF) in related field: Pass and possess SPM with one credit
Certificate in a related field: Minimum CGPA 2.00

PROGRAMMES AVAILABLE

DIPLOMA IN
BIOTECHNOLOGY

Equip yourself with a good understanding of Biotechnology and realise your role as a contributor in the science field when you enrol in Nilai University’s Diploma in Biotechnology. With international recognition, this diploma will prepare you to be career-ready with its compact and informative subjects featuring hands-on activities in exclusive labs. Upon completion of this 2.5-year diploma, you can pursue a relevant degree programme here or at Nilai’s partner universities. Scholarships are also available in many categories.

Entry Requirements

Programme: Diploma in Biotechnology
SPM or equivalent: 3C’s in Mathematics, one Science subject and one any other subject
UEC: 3B’s in Mathematics, one Science subject and one any other subject
STPM: Minimum of Grade C (GP 2.00) in any subject or its equivalent; and possess SPM with 3 credits in Mathematics, one Science subject and one any other subject
STAM: Minimum grade of Maqbul or its equivalent; and possess SPM with 3C’s in Mathematics, one Science subject and one any other subject
SKM (Level 3, MQF) in related field: Pass and possess SPM with one credit
Certificate in a related field: Minimum CGPA 2.00

Scholarships Available

Courses in the programme like Cell and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Research Methods and Design and Capstone Research Project will prepare you to go into research and be ready to conduct research of your own.

PATHWAYS

PATHWAYS

WHY NILAI UNIVERSITY?

Charming
Campus

Enjoy practical facilities in a charming campus surrounding.

Affordable
Fees

Pay reasonable fees for high-quality programmes.

Incredible
Scholarships

Available scholarships based on both academic & sporting accomplishments.

Internship
Emphasis

Be industry-ready through prominent internship programmes.

Multicultural
Environment

Students & staff of diverse backgrounds encourage the usage of English.

Valedictorian Testimonial

“Biotechnology is an up and coming field that is mostly known for its innovative solutions. I was particularly interested in the Ethics and Social Responsibility course (at Nilai University). I will hold on to the theories and lessons learnt throughout my life.”

~ Dillon Yap

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