Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (Hons)
The Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (Hons) at QIU is a comprehensive programme which aims at training the students in various disciplines of medical sciences. The four years of training provides students with the opportunity to acquire sound fundamental skills that are integral to research in medical-related fields.
The course also provides an in-depth understanding of laboratory safety issues, principles of experimental design, theory and practical application of modern research techniques, preparing them for new and innovative ways to diagnose medical illnesses.
The students are also equipped with knowledge of bioinformatics, bioethics, legal aspects of biomedical practice and entrepreneurial skills in order to prepare them for the future challenges.
QIU’s Biomedical programme provides the students with a systematic understanding of the fundamentals of human biology, including a coherent and detailed knowledge of biochemistry, pharmacology, and the pathophysiology of disease.
The curriculum helps the students to attain a level of conceptual understanding in their research projects and other laboratory work which enables them to formulate and develop hypotheses and solve problems using relevant, cutting-edge techniques. Through group work of information gathering, literature reviewing, reports writing, poster and oral presentations, the students will acquire the ability to an in-depth learning of scientific writing and communication skills.
Our graduates will be equipped to pursue careers in the diverse fields related to health, scientific research, and more broadly in the industries and the public sectors.
- Clinical Biochemist
- Molecular Geneticist
- Forensic Scientist
- Research Scientist
Introduction to Biology
Basic Microbiology and Parasitology
Histopathology & Cytopathology
Laboratory Techniques and Instrumentation
Basic Haematology & Transfusion Medicine
Research Methodology and Scientific Writing
Personal Professional Development
Introduction to Forensic Sciences – Elective module
Food Science – Elective module
Introduction to Health informatics
Advanced Immunology and Immunogenetics
Biomedical Ethics, Safety & Regulation
Medicinal Chemistry – Elective module
Medical Entomology – Elective module
Animal Cell Culture & Development– Elective module
Fermentation technology – Elective module
Health Care Management– Elective module
Research project Phase I: Research Proposal
Research project Phase II
Industrial Training (Hospital Training and Internship)
University and MPU modules
English for Academic Purpose
Device, Network and Application
Matapelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU)
Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia Tenggara
Communication Skills / Bahasa Kebangsaan (A)
Media and Community
Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2
Media and Community
Malaysian University English Test (MUET)
|Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)||Pass with a minimum of Grade B in five (5) subjects including Biology, Physics / Mathematics, Chemistry|
General Certificate of Education Advanced (”A”) Level or
A minimum Grade D in two (2) of the following subjects:
Pre-University / Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) programme or equivalent
Pass with minimum GPA 2.33 in two (2) of the following subjects:
|Recognised Diploma in a related field|
Minimum CGPA 2.75
CGPA less with than 2.75 with minimum of 3 years (36 months) working experience in the related field.
|Other Qualifications||Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government|
English Proficiency for Foreign Students: IELTS – 6.0 / TOEFL (550) paper-based or equivalence