The BSc in Biotechnology and Business (BIBU) is offered jointly by the School of Science and the School of Business and Management, and aims to foster in students an interest in both biotechnology applications and business operations. It offers students a broad-based learning experience that encompasses essential life science and biotechnology knowledge, as well as complementary business know-how in fields such as accounting, finance, economics, marketing, and operations management. It also aims to enhance students’ creative and critical thinking skills while helping them develop a global outlook on biotechnology development and applications. With their solid foundation of knowledge and skills, graduates are well equipped to develop, manage, and market biotechnology initiatives.
The goal of the program is to empower graduates to become industry professionals who possess both technical knowledge and business minds. Ideal candidates are those who are technically competent, interested in biotechnology applications, and eager to develop a managerial or leadership career in the biotechnology or life science related industries.
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(QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020)