Bachelor of Food Science and Technology

Monash University Malaysia

Bandar Sunway, Selangor, Malaysia

Quick Facts


3 years


Full-time, On-campus


Feb, Jul, Oct

Tuition Fees


Course Highlights

  • Accredited by the International Union of Food Science and Technology. Monash is the first private university in Malaysia to receive the accreditation
  • Undergo an eight-week internship that's part of your course, with over 100 companies across the country and region such as Nestle, Mac Food, Lee Kum Kee, Yeo Hiap Seng, Givaudan and Gardenia
  • A member of Australia’s prestigious Group of Eight (Go8) and the first foreign university campus in Malaysia
  • Enhance your international perspective by studying at Monash campuses in Australia or spend a semester abroad at one of over 100 partner universities in 30 countries

Course Structure

The course provides a solid scientific foundation in chemistry, microbiology, biochemistry and the physical sciences, together with knowledge of the processing and formulation of agricultural raw materials into safe and nutritious food products.

You'll have the opportunity to study a broad range of topics, such as:

  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Food Microbiology
  • Human Nutrition
  • Laboratory Management
  • Strategic Food Quality Management
  • Food Product Development and Innovation
  • Food Processing, Preservation and Packaging
  • Food Chemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Food Bioprocess Technology
  • Functional Foods
  • Statistics

Entry Requirements

  • Monash University Foundation Year (MUFY)*: 63.75%
  • A Level GCE: 8 points
  • ATAR: 75
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IB Diploma Program): 26
  • STPM, Malaysia: 7.9 points
  • UEC, Malaysia: <=5
  • Program Matrikulasi (Matriculation Program), Malaysia: 2.33 points
  • Foundation in Science and Technology, Sunway College: 65%

*The undergraduate entry requirements published are for students who commence the MUFY program in 2022.

Prerequisites: One of Biology, Chemistry or Higher Level Mathematics (Australian Year 12 or equivalent or higher) and English (Monash's minimum English language requirements apply).

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