Diploma in Biotechnology

Home » University Courses » Diploma in Biotechnology

Department of Biotechnology and Food Technology, Faculty of Science
Faculty: Faculty of Science
Department: 
Programme Level: Undergraduate
Programme Name: Diploma in Biotechnology
Programme Code: D2BTEQ
Medium of Facilitation: Full-Time
NQF Level: 
NQF Credits: 360
SAQA: 96979

Application Start Date: 
Application End Date: Apr 1, 2022

Purpose

The central purpose of the diploma programmes is to develop graduates who can demonstrate focused knowledge and skills in analytical chemistry, biotechnology and food technology. The programmes therefore focus centrally on equipping students with an in-depth and specialised knowledge of the general principles and practical skills applicable to the analytical chemistry, biotechnology or food technology industry.

Career Opportunities

Biotechnologists manipulate living
cells for application in the baking,
brewing, chemical, agricultural and
pharmaceutical fields.

Curriculum

Admission Requirements

30 September 2022

Selection Process

A minimum APS of 21, English 4 (50%+), Mathematics / Technical Mathematics 3 (40%+), Physical Science 3 (40%+) & Life Science 3 (40%+)

Latest News

| View All News
...

The P-RI scoops two UJ URC Research Equipment awards!


Congratulations to Dr Matt Caruana and Prof Justin Bradfield who

...

Vice-Chancellor Message – 20 May 2022


Dear UJ Community, The Chair of UJ Council, Mr Mike

...

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR POST DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP


The Multimorbidity in Africa: Digital Innovation, Visualisation and Application (MADIVA)

...

Philippines election shows how personality politics is our collective future…


Dr  Bhaso Ndzendze is Senior Lecturer and Head of Department:

...

APPLICATION FOR MA and PhD SCHOLARSHIPS FROM THE NRF


SOUTH AFRICAN RESEARCH CHAIR IN SOUTH AFRICAN ART AND VISUAL

UJ Faculties

| All Faculties
...

College of Business and Economics (CBE)


Created from the former Faculties of Management, and Economic and Financial Sciences

...

Faculty of Art, Design And Architecture


Industry-relevant and competitive professional programmes

...

Faculty of Education


Education has the power to transform human lives

...

Faculty of Engineering & the Built Environment


First in South Africa offering a full range of professional engineering qualifications

...

Faculty of Health Sciences


A preferred learner experience and innovative methods

...

Faculty of Humanities


To the benefit of individuals, the University and the community we serve

...

Faculty of Law


Traditional, specialised and short course Law programmes

...

Faculty of Science


Innovatively creating new knowledge and leading scientists

...

Johannesburg Business School


JBS. The Business of Reimagining Your Future.