Twinning Programs

Biotechnology Twinning Programs

The 2+2 Program

Undergraduate Programs

  • Biotechnology Program
    • Specializing in Biological Sciences

Transfer Conditions

  • Accumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) at the International University for the first two years: ≥ 50
  • English Proficiency: IELTS ≥ 6.0 (each component score ≥ 5.5)

Transferring Time

  • September

Tuition Fees and Living Expenses

  • Tuition fees at the International University: 56 mil. VND/year
  • Tuition fees at University of the West of England: 386 mil. VND/year
  • Living expenses in Bristol, United Kingdom: 277 mil. VND/year
No. Courses Course code Credits LC  PR Prerequisite
SEMESTER I
1 Reading & Writing IE1 EN027IU
2 Listening & Speaking IE1 EN073IU
SEMESTER II
1 Reading & Writing IE2 EN074IU
2 Listening & Speaking IE2 EN0745IU
3 Calculus 1 MA001IU
SEMESTER III 14 14 0
1 Physics 1 (2,0) PH013IU 2 2 0
2 Biology (3,1) BT155IU 3 3 0
3 Physics 2 (2,0) PH014IU 2 2 0
4 Academic English 1 (4,0) EN007IU, EN008IU 4 4 0
5 Environmental Science (3,0) PE014IU 3 3 0
SEMESTER IV 19 19 0
1 Calculus 2 (4,0) MA019IU 4 4 0 Calculus 1
3 Business Communications (3,0) BA006IU 3 3 0
3 Introduction to Biotechnology (2,0) BT150IU 2 2 0
4 Critical Thinking (3,0) PE008IU 3 3 0
5 Organic Chemistry (3,0) CH009IU 3 3 0 Biology
6 Academic English 2 (4,0) EN011IU, EN012IU 4 4 0 AE1
SEMESTER V 17 14 3
1 Genetics (3,1) BT162IU 4 3 1 Biology
2 Plant Physiology (3,0) BT010IU 3 3 0 Biology
3 Analytical Chemistry (3,1) CH013IU 4 3 1
4 Experimental Design (3,0) BT216IU 3 3 0
5 Biostatistics (2,1) BT152IU 3 2 1
SEMESTER VI 19 15 4
1 Biochemistry (3,1) BT156IU 4 3 1
2 Microbiology (3,1) BT164IU 4 3 1
3 Cell Biology (3,1) BT009IU 4 3 1 Genetics
4 Immunology (3,1) BT205IU 4 3 1 Biology
5 Human and Animal Physiology (3,0) BT163IU 3 3 0
No. Courses Course code Credits LC  PR Prerequisite
SEMESTER I
1 Reading & Writing IE2 EN074IU
2 Listening & Speaking IE2 EN0745IU
3 Calculus 1 (4,0) MA001IU 4 4 0
SEMESTER II 15 14 1
1 Physics 1 (2,0) PH013IU 2 2 0
2 Biology (3,1) BT155IU 4 3 1
3 Physics 2 (2,0) PH014IU 2 2 0
4 Academic English 1 (4,0) EN007IU, EN008IU 4 4 0
5 Environmental Science (3,0) PE014IU 3 3 0
SEMESTER III 19 19 0
1 Calculus 2 (4,0) MA019IU 4 4 0 Calculus 1
3 Business Communications (3,0) BA006IU 3 3 0
3 Introduction to Biotechnology (2,0) BT150IU 2 2 0
4 Critical Thinking (3,0) PE008IU 3 3 0
5 Organic Chemistry (3,0) CH009IU 3 3 0 Biology
6 Academic English 2 (4,0) EN011IU, EN012IU 4 4 0 AE1
SEMESTER IV 17 14 3
1 Genetics (3,1) BT162IU 4 3 1 Biology
2 Plant Physiology (3,0) BT010IU 3 3 0 Biology
3 Analytical Chemistry (3,1) CH013IU 4 3 1
4 Experimental Design (3,0) BT216IU 3 3 0
5 Biostatistics (2,1) BT152IU 3 2 1
SEMESTER V 19 15 4
1 Biochemistry (3,1) BT156IU 4 3 1
2 Microbiology (3,1) BT164IU 4 3 1
3 Cell Biology (3,1) BT009IU 4 3 1 Genetics
4 Immunology (3,1) BT205IU 4 3 1 Biology
5 Human and Animal Physiology (3,0) BT163IU 3 3 0
No. Courses Course code Credits LC  PR Prerequisite
SEMESTER I 16 16 16 2
1 Calculus 1 (4,0) MA001IU 4 4 0
2 Physics 1 (2,0) PH013IU 2 2 0
3 Biology (3,1) BT155IU 4 3 1
4 Physics 2 (2,0) PH014IU 2 2 0
5 Academic English 1 (4,0) EN007IU, EN008IU 4 4 0
SEMESTER II 19 19 18 0
1 Calculus 2 (4,0) MA019IU 4 4 0 Calculus 1
3 Experimental Design (3,0) BT206IU 3 2 0
3 Introduction to Biotechnology (2,0) BT150IU 2 2 0
4 Critical Thinking (3,0) PE008IU 3 3 0
5 Organic Chemistry (3,0) CH009IU 3 3 0
6 Academic English 2 (4,0) EN011IU, EN012IU 4 4 0 Academic English 1
SEMESTER III 22 22 15 2
1 Genetics (3,1) BT162IU 4 3 1 Biology
2 Plant Physiology (3,0) BT010IU 3 3 0
3 Analytical Chemistry (3,1) CH013IU 4 3 1
4 Biochemistry (3,1) BT156IU 4 3 0
5 Immunology (3,1) BT205IU 4 3 1
6 Business Communications (3,0) BA006IU 3 3 0
SEMESTER IV 20 16 14 3
1 Biostatistics (2,1) BT152IU 3 2 1
2 Microbiology (3,1) BT164IU 4 3 1
3 Cell Biology (3,0) BT090IU 3 3 0 Genetics
4 Environmental Science (3,0) PE014IU 3 3 0
5 Human Physiology (3,0) BT210IU 3 3 0
6 Choose 1 of these 2 73
Techniques in Plant Biotechnology BT201IU
Nutrition and Functional Food FT205IU

The 4+0 Program

Undergraduate Programs

  • Biotechnology Program
    • Specializing in Biomedical Sciences

Tuition Fees

  • Tuition fees at the International University: 56 mil. VND/year
No. Course Course Code Credits LC PR
  SEMESTER 1 (YEAR I)   17 16 1
1 Physics 1 PH013WE 2 2  
2 Biology BT155WE 4 3 1
3 Calculus 1 MA001WE 4 4  
4 Writing AE1 EN007WE 2 2  
5 Listening AE1 EN008WE 2 2  
6 Critical thinking PE009WE 3 3  
  SEMESTER 2 (YEAR I)   14 16 2
1 Writing AE2 EN011WE 2 2  
2 Speaking AE2 EN012WE 2 2  
3 Genetics BT162WE 4 3 1
4 Ethics and Biomedical Skills   3 3  
5 Introduction to Biomedical Science   3 3  
  SEMESTER 3 (YEAR II)   17 11 2
1 Biostatistics BT152WE 3 2 1
2 Molecular Cell Biology (= cell biology) BT009WE 3 3  
3 Biochemistry BT156WE 4 3 1
4 Human Physiology BT210WE 3 3  
5 Microbiology BT164WE 4 3 1
  SEMESTER 4 (YEAR II)   17 15 2
1 Molecular Genetics BT217WE 3 3  
2 Developmental Biology   3 3  
3 Immunology BT205WE 4 3 1
4 Human Pharmacology BT207WE 3 3  
5 Analytical Chemistry CH013WE 4 3 1
  SEMESTER 5 (YEAR III)   18 15 3
1 Clinical Biochemistry BTBC403WE 4 3 1
2 Stem cell biology BT212WE 4 3 1
3 Experimental design BT216WE 3 3  
4 Bioinformatics BT203WE 4 3 1
5 Pathology   3 3  
  SEMESTER 6 (YEAR III)   10 6 4
1 Internship   2   2
  (* Students must select: 8 credits)   8 6 2
2 Reproductive and Regenerative Biomedicine* BT308WE 4 3 1
2 Pharmaceutical Biotechnology* BT185WE 4 3 1
2 Nutritional Biochemistry* BTBC302WE 4 3 1
2 Molecular Diagnostics* BT184WE 4 3 1
2 Medical Genetics* BT211WE 4 3 1
      93 79 14
  SEMESTER 7 (YEAR IV)        
      UWE credits
1 Antimicrobial agents (Sem 7) USSKBY-15-3 15    
2 Genomics Technologies (Sem 7,8) USSKBF-30-3 30    
3 Medical Microbiology (Sem 7,8) USSKBJ-30-3 30    
      75    
  SEMESTER 8 (YEAR IV)        
      UWE credits
1 Research Experimental Project/ (Sem 7,8) OR Research Dissertation Project (Sem 7,8) USSK5K-30-3 30    
      30    

The 2+2 Programs

United Kingdom campus

Malaysia Campus

Undergraduate Programs

  • Biotechnology Program
    • Specializing in Biotechnology
    • Specializing in Microbiology

Transfer Conditions

  • Accumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) at the International University for the first two years: ≥ 60
  • English Proficiency: IELTS ≥ 6.0 (each component score ≥ 5.5)

Transferring Time

  • September

Tuition Fees and Living Expenses

  • Tuition fees at the International University: 56 mil. VND/year
  • Tuition fees at University of Nottingham, UK campus: 504~648 mil. VND/year
  • Living expenses in Nottingham, UK: 277 mil. VND/year

Undergraduate Programs

  • Biotechnology Program
    • Specializing in Biotechnology
    • Specializing in Plant Biotechnology
    • Specializing in Environmental Sciences

Transfer Conditions

  • Accumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) at the International University for the first two years: ≥ 60
  • English Proficiency: IELTS ≥ 6.0 (each component score ≥ 5.5)

Transferring Time

  • September

Tuition Fees and Living Expenses

  • Tuition fees at the International University: 56 mil. VND/year
  • Tuition fees at University of Nottingham, Malaysia campus: 257~314 mil. VND/year
  • Living expenses in Malaysia: 90 mil. VND/year
No. Courses Course code Credits LC  PR
SEMESTER I 22 22 0
1 Reading & Writing IE1 EN072IU 11
2 Listening & Speaking IE1 EN073IU 11
SEMESTER II 20 20 0
1 Reading & Writing IE2 EN074IU 8
2 Listening & Speaking IE2 EN075IU 8
3 Calculus 1 MA001IU 4
SEMESTER III 18 17 1
1 Physics 1 (2,0) PH013IU 2 2 0
2 Biology (3,1) BT155IU 4 3 1
3 Physics 2 (2,0) PH014IU 2 2 0
4 Academic English 1 EN007IU, EN008IU 4 4 0
5 Academic English BT310IU 3 3 0
6 Critical Thinking (3,0) PE008IU 3 3 0
SEMESTER IV 16 15 1
1 Introduction to Biotechnology (2,0) BT150IU 2 2 0
2 Academic Development (3,0) BT309IU 3 3 0
3 Academic English 2 (4,0) EN011IU, EN012IU 4 4 0
4 Plant Physiology (3,0) BT010IU 3 3 0
5 Genetics (3,1) BT162IU 4 3 1
SEMESTER V 15 12 3
1 Analytical Chemistry (3,1) CH013IU 4 3 1
2 Techniques in Plant Biotechnology (3,1) BT201IU 4 3 1
3 Nutrition and Functinal Food FT205IU 3 3 0
4 Immunology (3,1) BT205IU 4 3 1
SEMESTER VI 17 14 3
1 Biostatistics (2,1) BT152IU 3 2 1
2 Microbiology (3,1) BT164IU 4 3 1
3 Cell Biology (3,0) BT009IU 3 3 0
4 Biochemistry (3,1) BT156IU 4 3 1
5 Human and Animal Physiology (3,0) BT163IU 3 3 0
No. Courses Course code Credits LC  PR
SEMESTER I 20 20 0
1 Reading & Writing IE2 EN074IU 8
2 Listening & Speaking IE2 EN075IU 8
3 Calculus 1 MA001IU 4
SEMESTER II 21 20 1
1 Physics 1 (2,0) PH013IU 2 2 0
2 Biology (3,1) BT155IU 4 3 1
3 Physics 2 (2,0) PH014IU 2 2 0
4 Academic English 1 EN007IU, EN008IU 4 4 0
5 Academic Development (3,0) BT309IU 3 3 0
6 Academic English BT310IU 3 3 0
7 Critical Thinking (3,0) PE008IU 3 3 0
SEMESTER III 21 18 3
1 Introduction to Biotechnology (2,0) BT150IU 2 2 0
2 Academic English 2 (4,0) EN011IU, EN012IU 4 4 0
3 Nutrition and Functional Food FT205IU 3 3 0
4 Immunology (3,1) BT205IU 4 3 1
5 Microbiology (3,1) BT164IU 4 3 1
6 Genetics (3,1) BT162IU 4 3 1
SEMESTER IV 24 20 4
1 Analytical Chemistry (3,1) CH013IU 4 3 1
2 Cell Biology (3,0) BT009IU 3 3 0
3 Techniques in Plant Biotechnology (3,1) BT201IU 4 3 1
4 Biostatistics (2,1) BT152IU 3 2 1
5 Biochemistry (3,1) BT156IU 4 3 1
6 Plant Physiology (3,0) BT010IU 3 3 0
7 Human and Animal Physiology (3,0) BT163IU 3 3 0
No. Courses Course code Credits LC  PR
SEMESTER I 16 15 1
1 Calculus 1 (4,0) MA001IU 4 4 0
2 Physics 1 (2,0) PH013IU 2 2 0
3 Biology (3,1) BT155IU 4 3 1
4 Physics 2 (2,0) PH014IU 2 2 0
5 Academic English 1 EN007IU, EN008IU 4 4 0
SEMESTER II 18 18 0
1 Introduction to Biotechnology (2,0) BT150IU 2 2 0
2 Critical Thinking (3,0) PE008IU 3 3 0
3 Academic Development (3,0) BT309IU 3 3 0
4 Academic English 2 (4,0) EN011IU, EN012IU 4 4 0
5 Academic English BT310IU 3 3 0
6 Plant Physiology (3,0) BT010IU 3 3 0
SEMESTER III 19 15 4
1 Genetics (3,1) BT162IU 4 3 1
2 Techniques in Plant Biotechnology (3,1) BT201IU 4 3 1
3 Analytical Chemistry (3,1) CH013IU 4 3 1
4 Nutrition and Functional Food FT205IU 3 3 0
5 Immunology (3,1) BT205IU 4 3 1
SEMESTER IV 17 14 3
1 Biostatistics (2,1) BT152IU 3 2 1
2 Microbiology (3,1) BT164IU 4 3 1
3 Cell Biology (3,0) BT009IU 3 3 0
4 Biochemistry (3,1) BT156IU 4 3 1
5 Human and Animal Physiology (3,0) BT163IU 3 3 0

The 2+2 Programs

United Kingdom campus

Undergraduate Programs

  • Food Technology Program
    • Specializing in Food Science (Honours Program)

Transfer Conditions

  • Accumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) at the International University for the first two years: ≥ 60
  • English Proficiency: IELTS ≥ 6.0 (each component score ≥ 5.5)

Transferring Time

  • September

Tuition Fees and Living Expenses

  • Tuition fees at the International University: 56 mil. VND/year
  • Tuition fees at University of Nottingham, UK campus: 504~648 mil. VND/year
  • Living expenses in Nottingham, UK: 277 mil. VND/year
No. Courses Course code Credits LC PR
  SEMESTER I   18    
1 Calculus 1 (4,0) MA001IU 4 4 0
2 Physics 1 (2,0) PH013IU 2 2 0
3 Biology (3,1) BT155IU 4 3 1
4 Chemistry for engineers (3,0) CH011IU 3 3 0
5 Chemistry for laboratory (0,1) CH012IU 1 0 1
6 Academic English 1 (4,0) EN007IU, EN008IU 4 4 0
  SEMESTER II   16    
1 Calculus 2 (4,0) MA019IU 4 4 0
3 Physics 2 (2,0) PH014IU 2 2 0
3 Critical thinking (3,0) PE008IU 3 3 0
4 Organic Chemistry (3,0) CH009IU 3 3 0
5 Microbiology (3,1) BT164IU 4 3 1
  SEMESTER III   14    
1 Introduction to Food Science and Technology (3,0) FT201IU 3 3 0
2 Food engineering principles (4,0) FT203IU 4 4 0
3 Food chemistry (3,0) FT202IU 3 3 0
4 Biochemistry (3,1) BT156IU 4 3 1
  SEMESTER IV   17    
1 Biostatistics (2,1) BT152IU 3 2 1
2 Food microbiology (3,1) FT204IU 4 3 1
3 Nutrition and Functional foods (3,0) FT205IU 3 3 0
4 Enzyme and Food fermentation (3,1) FT216IU 4 3 1
5 3 credits from elective courses:   3 3 0
Project Management (3,0)
Introduction to Bussiness Administration (3,0)
Production and Operation Management  (3,0)
Logistics and Supply Chain Management (3,0)
Business Communications (3,0)