ABOUT THE PROGRAMME

The program focuses on some of the principles and practices of biodiversity management practiced today and in the future. Courses offered include the introduction and diversification of flora and fauna, policies and laws on biodiversity management and conservation as well as environmental science research techniques covering aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems. This theory, practice and field course will ensure graduates have the knowledge, skills and ability to manage biodiversity more efficiently and systematically for the sustainable development.

 

WHY THIS PROGRAMME

This programme will provide insights into the principles of biodiversity, biodiversity measurement, the human dimension of conservation and allow students to gain skills in the application of biodiversity management. The programme will provide the opportunity for in-depth study of a specific biodiversity management issue through a research project involving critical evaluation of the literature, collection and/or analysis of data, and interpretation of results in the context of biodiversity management.

 

CAREER PROSPECTS

Science Officer / Wildlife or Ecotourism Officer/ Environmental Consultant

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

A minimum CGPA 2.50 in STPM, 2.67 in two of the following subjects:

  • Biology
  • Mathematics/Chemistry

AND pass SPM with credits in:

  • Mathematics
  • English

AND Band 2 MUET.

OR

A minimum CGPA of 2.50 from Asasi UiTM / PASUM / Matriculation with 2.67 in two subjects which

includes Biology and 2.00 in the following subjects:

  • Mathematics
  • Chemistry

AND pass SPM with credits in Mathematics and English

AND Band 2 MUET.

OR

A minimum CGPA of 2.50 in relevant Diploma (all Diplomas from FSG) from UiTM:

OR

A minimum CGPA of 2.30 in relevant Diploma (all Diplomas from FSG) from UiTM with two years working experience in relevant fields;

AND pass SPM with five credits include Mathematics and English

AND Band 2 MUET;

OR

A minimum CGPA of 3.00 in relevant Diploma from other institutions recognized by the Malaysian government:

OR

A minimum CGPA of 2.75 in the relevant Diploma from other institutions recognized by the Malaysian government with two years working experience in the relevant field;

AND pass SPM with five credits include Mathematics and English

AND Band 2 MUET.

 

COURSES

Botany

Zoology

Global Biodiversity

Biodiversity & Protected Area

Biodiversity GIS & Remote Sensing

Biodiversity Resources Management

Biodiversity Protection: Laws & Policies

Community-Based Biodiversity Management

Wildlife Conservation & Management

Seminar in Biodiversity Management

Captive Wildlife Management

Wilderness First Responder

Project: Biodiversity Management

Natural Resources Economics

Forest Stand Dynamics

Forest & Aquatic Habitats

Coastal & Marine Habitats

Recreation Ecology

Bioinformatics

Kayaking

 

STUDY DURATION

3 Years

 

POSTGRADUATE STUDIES OPPORTUNITY

Credible students graduated with B.Sc. (Hons.) in Biodiversity Management are encouraged to pursue their study in M.Sc. in Biodiversity Management (by research) and Doctor of Philosophy

 

RESEARCH FIELD

Biodiversity Management

Bioinformatics

Biochemistry

Biodiversity

Biology

 

CONTACT US!!

 

Programme Coordinator AS255

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Universiti Teknologi MARA Cawangan Pahang

Tel: 09-4602643

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