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Bachelor of Agriculture Science (Livestock Production) (Hons)

Offered by: Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)
Exam BodyInternal Qualification, Malaysia
Course Duration8 Sem
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
FacultyFaculty of Sustainable Agriculture (Sandakan Campus)
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyBachelor's Degree Level
Field of StudyAgriculture, Forestry, Fishery & Veterinary
Stream RequirementsScience Stream
Course Description

This Programme aims to sustain and increase livestock products (meat,milk and eggs) using suitable technologies which could improve the genetics of livestock and the performance of their product.The main objectives of this programme are to identify,evaluate and sustain livestock development  and food production processes through the latest biotechnological methods such as genetic engineering, artificial insemination, embryo  transfer and cloning. Through this programme, graduates will be exposed to issues pertaining to livestock food production at local and global levels and be able to guide farmers in the production of national livestock products suitable and safe for local and global consumers.



Entry Requirements

Local: STPM+MUET/Matriculation Cert.; Int: A-Level/Equiv.

Career Prospects


  • Livestock Officer
  • Farm manager
  • Quarantine officer
  • Animal breeder
  • Agriculture credit officer
  • Lecturer/Tutor
  • Researcher/Scientist

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.

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