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Programme : Diploma of Biomedical Laboratory Technology

Diploma Teknologi Makmal Bioperubatan

Programme Summary
Programme Code : JPT/BPP (R/725/4/0025) 06/18, MQA A 8824
Status Programme : Accredited
Institutes : Universiti Kuala Lumpur Institute of Medical Science Technology (UniKL MESTECH)
Specialisation : Medical Science Technology
Study Level : Diploma
Intake : Jan&June
Duration : three_years


Along with advancements in medical technology, this course is offered to fulfil the needs for skilled and trained biomedical technologist to assist in the operation, development and management of biomedical laboratories. Biomedical Laboratory Technologist plays a major role as a member of an interdisciplinary healthcare team. They are involved primarily in hospitals, clinics and physicians' office laboratories, pharmaceutical companies, forensic, research and public health laboratories. There are expanding opportunities for biomedical lab technologists to assist in research and development, and as technical and sales representatives in the biomedical and healthcare industry.
Career Path


Graduates of this diploma are qualified to work as Biomedical Laboratory Technologist who performs analysis of biological and related materials in various laboratories:
  • Hospital Laboratories
  • Diagnostic Laboratories
  • Research and Development Laboratories
  • Crime and Forensic Laboratories
  • Academic Institution
  • Environmental Sector
  • Epidemiological Field
  • Toxicological Field
  • Pharmaceutical Companies


Semester 1
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Instrumentation for Biomedical Science
  • Introduction to Healthcare
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Technical & Communication English
  • Mandarin I


Semester 2
  • Human Biochemistry
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • Basic Medical Microbiology
  • Human Pharmacology
  • Technical & Communication English I
  • Mandarin II
  • Islamic/Moral Studies


Semester 3
  • Human Immunology
  • Pathogenic Microbiology
  • Health Science Statistics
  • Pathophysiology
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Technical & Communication English II
  • Co-curriculum I


Semester 4
  • Healthcare Ethics & Safety
  • Scientific Communication
  • Clinical Chemistry
  • Urinalysis & Body Fluids
  • Clinical Lab. Technology I (Bacteriology & Virology)
  • Hematology
  • Co-curriculum II


Semester 5
  • Malaysian Studies
  • Clinical Lab. Technology II (Parasitology & Mycology)
  • Clinical Lab. Technology Immunology
  • Molecular Diagnostics Technology
  • Management & Quality Assurance
  • Final Year Project


Semester 6
  • Industrial Training

Entry Requirement


Contact Us

For further information please contact

Marketing Department, UniKL MESTECH
A1-1 Jalan TKS 1,
Taman Kajang Sentral, 43000 Kajang
Tel  : +603-8739 5894
Fax : +603-8739 5895
(attn. Mohd Rusdan Yusuf)
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