Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman


Bachelor of Science (Hons) Food Science


Food Science
Bachelor's Degree Program
Qualification Awarded
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Food Science
Awarding Institution
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman
Recognition of Qualification
Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)
Course Duration
3 years
January, May, October
Class Location
  • UTAR Kampar Campus (Perak)

Course Syllabus

Major Subjects
Year 1
Chemistry- Properties and Energetics
Computer Systems and Applications
Elective I
Elective IV
English for Science
Food Biophysics
Food Chemistry
Introduction to Food Science
Introductory Microbiology
Mathematics for Bioscience
Organic Chemistry
Sun Zi's Art of War and Business Strategies

Year 2
Design of Analysis and Experiment
Food Analysis I (Chemical Methods)
Food Analysis II (Instrumental Methods)
Food Microbiology
Food Preservation
Human Nutrition
Industrial Training
National Language/Other Languages
Sensory Evaluation
Unit Operations for Food Processing

Year 3
Elective II
Elective III
Elective V
Food Biotechnology
Food Packaging Science
Food Processing
Food Product Innovation
Food Safety and Quality Assurance
Food Standards, Food Laws and Regulations

Entry Requirement

1. STPM: Grade C in 2 or 3 in the relevant subjects, depending on degree programmes
2. UEC: Grade B in 5 relevant subjects
3. A-Level: Grade E in 2 or 3 in the relevant subjects
4. SAM: ATAR 70 and Grade B in at least 2 relevant subjects
5. CPU: An average of 70% in 6 relevant subjects
6. UTAR Foundation Programme
7. Matriculation Certificate, Ministry of Education
8. Foundation/Diploma qualifications in the relevant fields
9. Other recognised equivalent qualifications

Course Fees

< RM60000 (estimated total amount of the tuition and miscellaneous fees for the entire program)
Tuition Fee
Application Fee

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Course Inquiry

Please email to: enquiry@utar.edu.my

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