Diploma in Food ScienceBack
This programme applies the pure science subjects, such as chemistry, biochemistry, nutrition, biology and microbiology to the study of the nature, properties and composition of foods. It also covers the changes which they undergo during storage and processing including transformation into safe and quality food products for consumers. Graduates will be given exposures to areas in functional foods leading to healthy and vibrant lifestyle. In addition, this programme prepares graduates with advanced laboratory skills and current techniques in food science including those related to safety practices and standards, leading to the professionalism in the area of food science.
Graduates of this programme, therefore, will have developed a range of skills which will enable them to occupy production and managerial positions in food and food-related industries, consulting laboratories, government
organisations and regulatory bodies. This programme also aims to prepare technically competent graduates to venture into entrepreneurship and new product developments in food industry.
- SPM 5 credits in relevant subjects which must include Credit in Mathematics, Chemistry and a Pass in English Language**
- O Level 5 Grade B in relevant subjects which must include Grade C in Mathematics, Chemistry and Grade E in English Language**
- UEC 3 Grade B in relevant subjects which must include Grade B in Advanced Mathematics (I or II), Grade B in Chemistry and Grade C in English Language**
** Grade C and above in AELE0364 English Language (119 Level) conducted by TAR UC is accepted as having fulfilled the English Language requirement for applicants who fail English at SPM/O Level/UEC Level.
Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (KL Main Campus)
Jalan Genting Kelang, Setapak,
53300 Kuala Lumpur,
P.O. Box 10979, 50932 Kuala Lumpur,
Penang Branch Campus
77, Lorong Lembah Permai Tiga,
11200 Tanjong Bungah,
Pulau Pinang, Malaysia.
Perak Branch Campus
Jalan Kolej, Taman Bandar Baru,
31900 Kampar, Perak, Malaysia.
Johor Branch Campus
Jalan Segamat / Labis
85000 Segamat, Johor, Malaysia.
Lot 1, Ground Floor,
Pusat Dagangan Donggongon,
89500 Jalan Sapau,
P37, Jalan Bayu 1,
Taman Seri Bayu,
28600 Karak, Pahang, Malaysia.