Applicants should possess one of following:
1. Bachelor's degree with Hons (CGPA 3.00 and above) or its equivalent in the
suitable field*, or
2. Bachelor's degree or its equivalent in suitable field* with a minimum of
one (1) year of relevant working experience in the related field, or
3. Any other qualifications approved by the University of Malaya's Senate time
* Suitable fields include bioinformatics, computational biology, computer science,
information technology, mathematics, statistics, life sciences, physics, chemistry,
medicine, dentistry, pharmacy or bioengineering.
** International students are required to achieved at least band 6 IELTS or
a score of 550 TOEFL if they had obtained their Bachelor's degree from a university
in which the medium of instruction is other than English.