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Pearson BTEC Higher National Diploma in Applied Sciences (Biotechnology)

Pearson BTEC Higher National Diploma in Applied Sciences (Biotechnology)

Biotechnology, a captivating fusion of biology and technology, revolutionizes the way we understand, manipulate, and harness living organisms for the betterment of society. Rooted in scientific innovation, it encompasses a diverse array of disciplines, from genetic engineering and molecular biology to bioinformatics and environmental science.

By leveraging the inherent potential of cells, molecules, and organisms, biotechnology has enabled groundbreaking advancements in medicine, agriculture, energy, and beyond. This dynamic field empowers us to engineer disease-resistant crops, develop life-saving pharmaceuticals, and unlock sustainable sources of fuel.

As we navigate an era of unprecedented challenges and opportunities, biotechnology stands as a beacon of hope, offering transformative solutions to global issues. This introduction merely scratches the surface of the profound impact and limitless potential that biotechnology holds, as we continue to push the boundaries of scientific exploration and ethical considerations.

1.     Globally recognized qualification.

2.     Experienced lecturer panel

3.     Assignment Basis no exams

4.     Practical and Technical learning environment

5.     State of the Art medical Laboratory

6.     Guaranteed six-month internship.

7.     Flexible payment plans

8.     Cutting edge curriculum catering to industry demand.

9.     Study with only Pearson Platinum Partner

10.   Be competitive in medical job market


Semester 1

Fundamental of Laboratory Techniques
Cell Biology
Fundamental of Chemistry
Anatomy and Human Physiology

Semester 2

Sampling and Sample Preparation
Work Based Investigations
Scientific Data Handling approaches and Techniques
Regulation and Quality in the applied Sciences

Semester 3

Analysis Of Scientific Data and Information
Applied Sciences Research Project
Biochemistry Of Macromolecules and Metabolic pathways
Molecular Biology and Genetics

Semester 4

Biotechnology Techniques
Industrial Microbiology (Optional)
Nanomaterials and their Technology (Optional)
Stem Cell Biology (Optional)
Genetic Analysis (Optional)
Science Laboratory Management (Optional)


  • Weekday: 18 Months
  • Weekend: 18 Months


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Sri Lankan Students

Course Fee

LKR 450,000

University Fee

USD 380

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