Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours)

Programme Overview

Bachelor of Biomedical Science at PICOMS International University College offers a broad foundation to the major topics of great scientific discovery; medical breakthrough and innovation with the application on biology-based science for medical use through research, health monitoring or treatment. You will embark into interdisciplinary course structure throughout a degree programme that reflects your individual scientific strengths and interests by lecturers and industrial professionals.

This course provides students with stimulating education designed in modern molecular, cellular, medical sciences and biology systems together with extensive laboratory platforms for skills advancement. As the course progresses, you are implemented emphatically with scientific research by obtain experience of laboratory research in the later stages at any possible areas for investigation. Subsequently, wide-ranging disciplines are integrated in the course with entrepreneurship or a modern language and industrial/professional experience in order to enhance student employability. 

  • Allied Health Professional:
    • Science Officer (Biomedical)
    • Biomedical Technologist
    • Medical Laboratory Scientist/Manager

 

  • Academic/ research/ industrial:
    • Tutor
    • QC Analyst
    • Medical Representative
    • Science Writer/Journalist
    • Research Assistant
    • Personal Healthcare Advisor
    • Research Officer/ R&D Scientist
    • Insurance Company Underwriter
    • Product Specialist in Medical-related Industries
    • Entrepreneur
  • Obtained MUET ; minimum Band 3

AND

  • Pass Matriculation/Pre-University/STPM programme or equivalent qualification with minimum GPA 2.33 in TWO of the following subjects:
  • Biology
  • Physics/Mathematics
  • Chemistry

OR

  • A-Level programme or equivalent qualification with minimum Grade D in TWO of the following subjects:
  • Biology
  • Physics/Mathematics
  • Chemistry

OR

  • Recognised Diploma with minimum CGPA of 2.75 in related field;

OR

  • Recognised Diploma with CGPA less than 2.75 in related field and a minimum of 3 years (36 months) working experience in the related field.

OR

  • Senate Approval

 

English proficiency for foreign student:

Candidate should obtain MUET Band 3/IELTS (5.5)/ TOEFL (550) paper-based or equivalent.

Postgraduate study – Master of Health Science (PICOMS), Master of Public Health, Master of Biomedical Science, Master of Medical Science or Master in any fields of health sciences-related disciplines

  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Pathology
  • Histotechnology
  • Hematology
  • Immunology
  • Cytology
  • Clinical Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Medical Diagnostic
  • Research in Biomedical Science
  • Industrial Training

Campus:

Batu Muda

Programme Status:

Provisional Accreditation

Programme Code:

MQA/PA 14036

Specialisation:

Biomedical Science

Study Mode:

Full-time

Study Level:

Degree

Intake:

December, April and September

Duration:

Full-time (4 years)

Credit transfer is applicable (terms & conditions apply)