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Curriculum of Biotechnology Master Program

University of Surabaya


Why study the Master of Biotechnology, University of Surabaya?

There is currently an enormous growth in the international biotechnology industry and the biotechnology-related service sector. Growing industries need scientists with core competencies, knowledge about commercial imperatives and current regulatory environments.


This program is proposed to the potential scientist and professionals who wish to update their specialist competencies in core areas such as molecular biology, protein engineering or bioinformatics, or who want to acquire the research laboratory experience. The programs are also suitable for industrial biotechnology employee who want to learn about the latest development in biotechnology.


The graduates have a broad spectrum of modern biotechnologies, related biotechnological product regulation, research, and development conducted in industrial settings as well as business management.


The Master of Biotechnology program, University of Surabaya is accredited by the Indonesia Government through National Accreditation Agency for Higher Education.



Duration time: 2 Years

Postgraduate coursework: 38 Units


Faculty of Biotechnology, University of Surabaya

Jl. Raya Kalirungkut (tenggilis)

Surabaya, Indonesia

Phone: +62312981399






  1. Research Methodology in Biotechnology
  2. Biomolecular Instrumentation
  3. Advanced Molecular Biology
  4. Protein Engineering and Purification



  1. Bioprocess
  2. Bioinformatics
  3. Business Management
  4. Mandatory Interest Course I



  1. Bio-products Regulation
  2. Seminar
  3. Mandatory Interest Course II
  4. Elective



  1. Thesis
  2. Scientific Article



Mandatory Interest and Elective Courses


Field of Interest: Plant Biotechnology

Mandatory Interest Courses



  1. Advanced Plant Tissue Culture
  2. Advanced Plant Physiology



Field of Interest: Food Biotechnology

Mandatory Interest Courses



  1. Industrial Food Biotechnology
  2. Advanced Food Analysis


Field of Interest: Energy and Environmental Biotechnology

Mandatory Interest Courses



  1. Technology of Renewable Energy
  2. Water and Bioenvironmental Science


Field of Interest: Health and Forensic Biotechnology

Mandatory Interest Courses



  1. Forensic Science
  2. Gene Expression in Human Diseases



Electives Courses


  1. Nutrigenomics dan Nutrigenetics
  2. Biorefinery and Biomaterial Science
  3. Plant Molecular Analysis
  4. Population genetics
  5. Plant Transformation Techniques