18 months
2050 EUR/year
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The Master of Plant Biotechnology is a mixed-mode programme offered by the Faculty of Plantation and Agrotechnology at the University Teknologi Mara.


About the programme

The Master of Plant Biotechnology at the University Teknologi Mara provides graduates with the advanced knowledge and capabilities to deal with complex scientific problems related to plantation and agrotechnology areas.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Biotechnology for Plantation Crops
  • Biotechnology Management
  • Advanced Plant Biotechnology
  • Biosafety and Bioethics in Biotechnology 
  • Environmental Biotechnology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor of Science (Hons.) from UiTM in a related and appropriate area of specialization with minimum CGPA of 2.75; OR
  • Bachelor's degree or its equivalent from other recognized universities approved by UiTM with minimum CGPA of 2.75.
  • A candidate applying for admission into this programme is required to submit a research proposal to the faculty. The acceptance of a candidate shall be at the discretion of the UiTM Senate, whose decision shall be final

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2050 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1025 EUR per semester during 18 months.
  • International Tuition Fees Per semester (RM): 4,840 

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

2210 - 3815 MYR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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