The Applied Entomology programme from University Sains Malaysia specializes in many aspects of entomology and offer training in the following areas of research: aquatic entomology, urban & structural entomology, chemical ecology, insect biochemistry and physiology, insect-plant interactions, molecular entomology, pest management, medical entomology, vector ecology & control and insect systematics. In addition, the School of Biological Sciences also houses the Vector Control Research Unit (VCRU), a leading centre in vector and urban pest control research in Asia.
The unit is equipped with various facilities in insecticide resistance, toxicology and analysis, space spray applications, household and public health insecticide formulations and excellent rearing facilities for many species and strains of vector mosquitoes, cockroaches, flies, household ants and subterranean & drywood termites.
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Research areas include:
- Medical Entomology
- Urban & Industrial Entomology
- Agriculture Entomology
- Insect Pest Management
- Aquatic Entomology
- Molecular Entomology
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesBiology Agriculture Animal Sciences View 3 other Masters in Agriculture in Malaysia
- A minimum CGPA of 2.75/4.00 for BSc in Biology or equivalent; or
- CGPA below 2.75/4.00 for BSc in Biology or equivalent with additional requirements
International2500 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1250 USD per semester during 12 months.
National1586 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 793 USD per semester during 12 months.
Full time local: Tuition Fee (Semester) : 3,350.00 MYR
Local: Tuition Fee (Semester) : 2,775.00 MYR
International: Tuition Fee (Semester) : 1,113.00 USD
Living costs for George Town
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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