Overview of Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Pharmaceuticals Technology in MAHSA University Malaysia
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Pharmaceuticals Technology is a 3 years undergraduate degree programme that stands distinctively unique compared to a Bachelor of Pharmacy in the aspects of drug discovery and development and the use of technology to produce results that are required for the global pharmaceutical demands. The objective of this programme is to produce knowledgeable and competent pharmaceutical technologist who can function effectively in work process design in pharmaceutical, cosmeceutical, pharmaceutical biotechnology, veterinary, pharmaceutical microbiology and radiopharmaceutical industries. Graduates will be equipped with the capability of adapting to global changes and current developments. This programme will prepare graduates to seek employment in research laboratories, in drug production, in regulatory services, in quality control and assurance management as well as in the marketing of pharmaceutical and other related products.
Mode of delivery of this programme includes lectures and tutorials, problem-based learning (PBL), presentation, computer-aided learning (CAL), laboratory practical and industrial attachments. There will be a final year Industrial research project which students will need to complete before graduation.
Entry Requirement of Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Pharmaceuticals Technology in MAHSA University Malaysia
STPM / SPM: Pass STPM with a minimum of Grade C (GPA 2.33) in any two (2) subjects, or its equivalent and possess SPM with three (3) credits In Mathematics, one science subject and one any other subject, or its equivalent.
STAM: Pass STAM with a minimum grade of Jayyid, or its equivalent and possess SPM with three (3) credits in Mathematics, one science subject and one any other subject, or its equivalent.
Matriculation/Foundation: Minimum CGPA of 2.33, or its equivalent, and possess SPM with three (3) credits in Mathematics, one science subject and one any other subject, or its equivalent.
Diploma: (Level 4, MQF) in a related field with a minimum CGPA of 2.75, or its equivalent. (Note: The credit requirement at SPM level for candidate in categories (i), (ii) and (iii) can be waived should the grades obtained at the STPM / STAM / Diploma / Matriculation / Foundation level are equivalent / higher).
South Australian Matriculation: Score 14 in 3 subjects Including Chemistry & Mathematics & Biology/Physics
New Zealand Bursary: Aggregate 65% for 3 subjects including Chemistry & Mathematics & Biology/Physics
Canadian Pre-University (CPU) /Canadian International Matriculation Programme (CIMP)/Monash University Foundation Pre-University Programme (MUFY)/ Western Australian Curriculum Council/Trinity College Foundation Studies/Higher School Certificate - Sydney Australia: Aggregate 60% for 3 Science subjects including Chemistry & Mathematics & Biology/Physics.
University of New South Wales Foundation: Pass with 3 Principal D for 3 subjects including Mathematics & Chemistry & Biology / Physics.
Indian Pre-University75% aggregate for 3 subjects including Chemistry & Mathematics & Biology/Physics.
American High School Diploma with Advanced Placement (AP): CGPA 2.0 for 3 subjects including Chemistry & Mathematics & Biology/Physics.
English Requirement: MUET: Band 3 | IELTS: 5.5