Welcome to the Faculty of Science!

Faculty of Science (FSc) 

FSc is based in UTAR Kampar Campus. The establishment of FSc as a standalone faculty on the 15th of August 2009 saw the migration of facilities, staff and students from the preceding Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology (FSET). 

Message from the Dean

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lim Tuck Meng

Greetings and welcome to the Faculty of Science. 

'Knowledge itself is power (scientia potential est)' says Sir Francis Bacon in Meditationes Sacrae. In order to make the world a better living place, we need to have the relevant knowledge and the correct manipulation of this knowledge. 

Following this maxim, the faculty aspires to be a center of knowledge acquisition and training for those who are interested in the fields of Science. 

Why Study Here?

We strive to produce professional and employable graduates through holistic, outcome-based education, and high-quality research. Here's what you can expect:
Dedicated Experts
Industrial Linkage and Activities
Conducive Environment
Problem-based Learning

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What We Offer

UTAR offers a three-trimester (trimester) system for undergraduate students on January, June and October. Enrolment for postgraduate students are opened year-long. 
Marvel at the wonders of Science through the 10 accredited undergraduate and 6 postgraduate programmes offered by the Faculty of Science, supported by dedicated academic staff, lab officers and administrative staff. 

Accredited Programmes and Reality-based Learning

All programmes offered by the Faculty of Science (FSc) are approved by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) and accredited by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA). Accredited programmes are of the highest quality and qualify for financial aid such as PTPTN and scholarships. FSc undergraduate and postgraduate programmes are also regularly reviewed by external examiners typically reputable academic professors from overseas, as well as industrial experts to ensure that the teaching curriculum aligns with current needs. 

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Colorful Faculty Life

The Faculty of Science prioritizes workforce exposure, industry sharing, research collaborations, capacity building, community outreach, teambuilding, teaching-learning programs, workshops, seminars etc., as part of its efforts to enhance the prestige and performance of all members of the faculty. Thanks to the relentless efforts of passionate staff and students, the faculty has organized numerous activities every year for the past decade. Check them out under Faculty Activities. 

News and Events

We have plenty of new activities just around the corner, check them out below. 

Job Opportunities

Working closely with our industrial partners and collaborators, we regularly receive job opportunities which we share first hand with our students. Check them out below. 
To companies/persons interested to place a job vacancy advertisement on our faculty homepage:
Kindly download and fill in the job vacancy form and email it to Dr. Alicia Ho at holy@utar.edu.my

* The FSc Homepage will not be liable for any inaccuracy associated with job openings provided by companies.


Consistent with UTAR's aspiration to become a full-fledge research university, the Faculty of Science is heavily involved in research which are mostly carried out via the Centre for Agriculture and Food Research and Centre for Biomedical and Nutrition Research (CBNR), among others.  

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