Message from the Head of Department

I extend a heartfelt welcome to all new undergraduate and postgraduate students joining the Department of Biological Sciences and Biotechnology at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) this October.

Exploring Our Department

Our department, nestled within the Faculty of Science and Technology at UKM, is a bastion of knowledge and innovation. Here, the boundaries of biological sciences and biotechnology are continually pushed, resulting in groundbreaking research and transformative education.

Addressing Sustainable Challenges

At our core, we are committed to addressing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) challenges facing Malaysia and the world. Sustainability is a collective responsibility, and our experts and researchers lead the charge. Through multidisciplinary research and faculty expertise, we tackle critical challenges, such as environmental conservation, biodiversity protection, food security, and sustainable healthcare. Our research transcends laboratories, translating into tangible applications and policies that positively impact Malaysian society and beyond.

Your Transformative Journey Begins

Your journey at the Department of Biological Sciences and Biotechnology promises transformation, filled with learning, discovery, and personal growth. We look forward to nurturing your curiosity, expanding your horizons, and equipping you with the skills and knowledge to become agents of positive change.

Welcome to the Department Biological Sciences and Biotechnology

Embrace every opportunity that comes your way. As you prepare for the upcoming semester, remember that you are embarking on an incredible adventure of learning, collaboration, and innovation.

Welcome to the Department of Biological Sciences and Biotechnology at UKM. We eagerly anticipate the remarkable contributions you’ll make to our department and to Malaysia.

Warm regards,

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nazlina Ibrahim
Head of Department
Department of Biological Sciences and Biotechnology
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia