BS in Biotechnology

General

Program Description

Biotechnology is the use of biological processes, organisms, or systems to manufacture products intended to improve the quality of human life. Biotechnology is of significant importance in a number of industries, from agriculture to medicine.

Students can choose to specialize in cell and molecular biotechnology or medical biotechnology.

Career Opportunities

Jobs directly related to your degree include:

  • Biomedical scientist
  • Clinical research associate
  • Food technologist
  • Microbiologist
  • Pharmacologist
  • Research scientist
  • Scientific laboratory technician
  • Technical brewer

Jobs where your degree would be useful include:

  • Ecologist
  • Forensic scientist
  • Science writer
  • Water quality scientist

Admissions Criteria

  • American / Canadian Diploma
  • UAE / GCC / Egyptian Secondary School Certificate
  • UAE / GCC / Egyptian Secondary School Certificate
  • British IGCSE / GCE Leaving School Certificate(A School Leaving Certificate must be provided, showing the last grade (year) completed)
  • Iranian Diploma
  • Indian / Pakistani /Bangladesh Higher Secondary School Certificate
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma
  • Syrian Secondary School Certificate
  • SABIS Diploma
  • WAEC / NECO
Last updated February 2018

About the School

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) is an independent, public, state-owned, non-profit, coeducational institution that offers undergraduate and graduate degrees. AURAK is an institution ... Read More

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) is an independent, public, state-owned, non-profit, coeducational institution that offers undergraduate and graduate degrees. AURAK is an institution of higher education that provides comprehensive academic programs based on the North American model and the cultural characteristics of the Gulf region. Read less
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