Science & Technology Cluster




The MD780 and MD990 is a research based programme to produce highly qualified, dynamic and esteemed scientists who are able to contribute towards human advancement through discovery of new knowledge via cutting edge research. Research facilities are available in the Faculty of Medicine’s campus such as the Institute of Medical Molecular Biotechnology (IMMB), Centre for Translational Research and Epidemiology (CenTRE), Centre for Pathology Diagnostic & Research Laboratories (CPDRL) and Neuroscience Laboratory. The availability of the Laboratory Animal Care Unit (LACU) in the premise facilitates animal research. These facilities are equipped with the state of the art instruments. Research interests include reproductive embryology, human genome variation, adipokines, bone, bacterial diseases, atherosclerosis and other cardiovascular diseases, glaucoma, natural products, oxidative stress, nanotechnology and many other groups.


Entry Requirement


  • Bachelor of Science (Hons.) from UiTM in a related and appropriate area of specialization with minimum CGPA of 2.75; OR
  • Bachelor's degree or its equivalent from other recognized universities approved by UiTM with minimum CGPA of 2.75.
  • A candidate applying for admission into this programme is required to submit a research proposal to the faculty. The acceptance of a candidate shall be at the discretion of the UiTM Senate, whose decision shall be final




  • Malaysian University English Test (MUET) Band 4
  • IELTS Band 6
  • TOEFL: Internet Based Test (IBT: 60 - 78) ; Computer Based Test (CBT: 171 - 211) ; Paper Based Test (498 - 546)
  • CEFR: B2
  • TOEIC: 570 - 684
  • BULATS: 60 - 74