We invite application from highly motivated, energetic and a self-driven Malaysian and international applicants with an enthusiastic interest in Bioprocess Technology (Pharmaceutical/ Biochemistry/ DNA-Metabolites Technology) to pursue a postgraduate study in PhD/MSc at the Bioprocess Technology Division, School of Industrial Technology, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia.

Universiti Sains Malaysia has won the most Entrepreneurial University 2018, in Malaysia and the only Accelerated Programs for Excellence government funded Autonomous university in Malaysia

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: University Sains Malaysia
  • Department: Bioprocess technology/biochemistry/biomedical sciences/molecular biology/biotechnology
  • Course Level: MSc/PhD
  • Award: Fully Funded
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Number of Awards: 2
  • Nationality: International Students
  • Application Deadline: Open till Filled

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants from domestic and International
  • CGPA should be more than 3.3
  • Bachelor/Master Degree in one of the following fields Bioprocess technology/biochemistry/biomedical sciences/molecular biology/biotechnology.
  • Hardworking and proactive
  • Motivated and independent person
  • Individuals with an experience with cell culture, molecular biology and animal handling are more preferred.

Research Topics

Topic 01: Metabolic mechanism of type 2 diabetes using multi-omics approaches

Topic 02: Cellular model of mitochondrial dysfunction in metabolic diseases

Topic 03: Mechanistic target of bioactive compounds derived from microalgae against metabolic diseases

How to Apply

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.
  • Please email your academic CV to mhafizi88@usm.my


Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), Ministry of Education, Malaysia

Monthly stipend is provided:
Msc – RM 1500/month – 2 years
PhD – RM 2000/month – 3 years

Click here to See the Official Announcement

Categories: AsiaMasterPHDScholarships

Muhammad Usman

Research & MEXT Scholar  at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan) with Graduate Major in Global Engineering for Development, Environment and Society


Sana naimat · August 20, 2019 at 3:44 PM


    Muhammad Usman · August 20, 2019 at 6:08 PM

    Then send your application as mentioned in post

Abdi Nasir Muhyadin Hassan · August 20, 2019 at 4:32 PM

I would very much like to study abroad so can you assist me

    Muhammad Usman · August 20, 2019 at 6:07 PM

    sure, how can i help you

Asim Khurshid · August 21, 2019 at 12:43 PM

I am very much interested in these topics

    Muhammad Usman · August 21, 2019 at 5:43 PM

    then apply as mentioned above

Okorie Helen Chizoba · August 25, 2019 at 6:30 AM

I would love to study abroad but my course of choice is not there. When will Food Science and Nutrition be included?

    Muhammad Usman · August 25, 2019 at 5:55 PM

    Will announce soon and I will post here dont worry

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