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What is science?

The world we see nowadays is built by human’s knowledge in science. Science is one of the oldest and most important academic disciplines and covers a wide variety of subjects. Human advancement from the beginning of time has generally laid on advances in science.

From knowledge of gravity to cutting-edge medicines, understudies of science have shaped our advanced world.  

What are the subjects covered in science?

The Sciences are generally divided into three academic fields such as biology, chemistry and physics. From Astronomy to Zoology, there are many specialist fields within the sciences. You’re able to choose from a wide range of subject areas 

  • Anthropological Science 
  • Biological Sciences 
  • Biomedical Science 
  • Chemistry 
  • Computer Science 
  • Data Science 
  • Earth Sciences 
  • Environmental Science 
  • Exercise Sciences 
  • Food Science and Nutrition 
  • Geographic Information Science 
  • Geography
  • Geophysics
  • Green Chemical Science 
  • Information and Technology Management 
  • Logic and Computation 
  • Marine Science 
  • Mathematics 
  • Medicinal Chemistry 
  • Pharmacology 
  • Physics 
  • Physiology 
  • Psychology 
  • Statistics 

What are the career prospects for science?

Many science degrees will open up a variety of jobs for you.  

A chemistry or chemistry-related degree:  

  • Teacher/ Lecturer  
  • Manufacturing  
  • Pharmaceuticals  
  • Petrochemicals  
  • Healthcare
  • Analytical scientist 
  • Chemist 
  • Medical scientist 
  • Forensic scientist 
  • Pharmacologist  
  • Toxicologist 

 

A biology or biology-related degree:  

  • Teacher / Lecturer  
  • Agriculture 
  • Biomedicine 
  • Environmental conservation 
  • Food and drink 
  • Genetics 
  • Horticulture  
  • Marine biologist 
  • Biologist 
  • Biochemist 
  • Zoologist  
  • Veterinary Surgeon  

 

A physics or physics-related degree:  

  • Aerospace and defense 
  • Automotive 
  • Computing 
  • Healthcare and telecommunications 
  • Physicist 
  • Geophysicist 
  • Nanotechnologist 
  • Astrophysicist 
  • Medical physicist  
  • Meteorologist

What are the skills and qualified needed in this field?

  • An analytical mind and critical thinking skills.
  • Problem-solving skills.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Determination.
  • Leadership skills.
  • Good laboratory skills.

How long will I study this programme?

  • Foundation/Pre-U/A-level: 1-2 years 
  • Diploma: 1-3 years 
  • Bachelor’s Degree: 3-4 years 
  • Master’s Degree: 2-3 years  
  • PhD: 2-4 years

What are the entry requirements and qualifications?

Foundation/ Pre-U/A-level: SPM /O-level: Minimum 5 credits including English, Mathematics or relevant Science subjects (Physics/Biology/Chemistry)

Diploma:

  • SPM /O-level: Minimum 3- 5 credits including English, Mathematics or relevant Science subjects (Physics/Biology/Chemistry)

Bachelor’s Degree:

  • A-Levels: BBB, ABC or AAC in Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics.
  • UEC: 6As including A1 in Mathematics and Advanced Mathematics. Minimum CGPA of 2.5-3.0 in one of the following, foundation, diploma, a-level or STPM

Master: Obtain a bachelor’s degree with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent or candidates with a bachelor’s degree with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and below 2.75 may also be admitted upon passing the internal assessment or candidates with a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field with less than CGPA 2.50 but with a minimum 5 years of relevant work experience

PhD: A related Master’s Degree recognized by the University Senate. Other qualifications equivalent to a Master’s Degree as recognized2w by the Malaysian Government.

Estimated Fees

Want to study science course but not sure how much it costs? The estimated fees shown in this section take into both public and private universities in Malaysia. Here are the average estimated tuition fees below: 

Programme:  

  • Foundation /A-Levels: RM9,500- RM24,900 
  • Diploma: RM18,000-RM30,000 
  • Bachelor’s Degree: RM30,000-RM60,000 
  • Master’s Degree: RM30,000-RM50,000 
  • PhD: RM40,000-RM60,000 

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