Our Biotechnology program equips students with solid scientific theories and the practical applications of technology in Biology, an ever-evolving, multi-discipline field that touches many facets of modern life. Our graduates will be well prepared to contribute and come up with innovative ideas and products in many different sectors, including medical, industrial, and environmental sector.

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Graduate Profile.

A graduate who is:

  • Able to assist in managing and leading a research in biology or the medical field in a university, a research institution or industry.
  • Able to create business opportunities with products using biotechnology.
  • An educator and researcher in the field of Biotechnology.

What Will I Study.

You will learn things related to biotechnology, such as:

  • Processes in cells, cell cultures and systems
  • Biotechnology business and related science/technology to increase productivity and make biotechnology products
  • The latest biotechnology information developments from the fields of medicine, pharmacy, food, industry and the environment will also be discussed

*For course details, you can see on curriculum

What Will I Become.

Here are several career & prospective jobs for Biotechnology graduates:

  • Researcher
  • Entrepreneur or business manager
  • Biotechnology scholar
  • Biological laboratory technician
  • Food research and development officer
  • Quality assurance / control officer
  • Product development officer

It All Begins Here.

  • Bioteknologi itu ilmu baru yang menarik dan terus berkembang, sehingga peluang kariernya pun terbuka lebar.

    Diana Priyatno

    Biotechnology - Research Assistant pada Mochtar Riady Institute for Nanotechnology ( MRIN)

  • Bioteknologi UPH mengutamakan transferable skill, dimana proses belajar dengan tutorial melatih mahasiswa untuk studi mandiri.

    Danny Laurent

    Biotechnology 2013 - Penerima Beasiswa Pendidikan Indonesia (BPI) Master of Science in Biotechnology, University of Edinburgh, Scotland. Mahasiswa Program Doktor, Bidang Deteksi Kanker, University of Edinburgh, Scotland.

Study Plan.

Wawasan Dunia
Courses Credits
Pendidikan Agama Kristen / Pendidikan Agama Dunia
Logika Terapan / Critical Thinking
Wawasan Dunia Kristen 1 / Filsafat Ilmu
Wawasan Dunia Kristen 2 / Etika
Wawasan Dunia Kristen 3 / Sejarah Pemikiran
Pengenalan Diri
Courses Credits
Pendidikan Kewarganegaraan
Pengantar Ilmu Alam
Bahasa Indonesia / BIPA
General English
Kecakapan Akademik
Kesehatan dan Kebugaran
1st Semester
Courses Credits
Biologi Umum 4
Pengantar Bioteknologi 4
Kalkulus 3
Kimia Dasar & Organik 4
Logika Terapan 2
TOEFL IBT Preparation 2
Kecakapan Akademik 0
2nd Semester
Courses Credits
Biologi Sel 4
Genetika 3
Biostatistika 3
Biokimia 4
Bahasa Indonesia 2
Pendidikan Kewarganegaraan 2
Kesehatan dan Kebugaran 0
3rd Semester
Courses Credits
Kesehatan dan Kebugaran 4
Bahasa Inggris 2
Pancasila 2
4th Semester
Courses Credits
Biologi Molekuler 4
Mikrobiologi Dasar 3
Anatomi dan Fisiologi Manusia 4
Pangan Fungsional dan Nutraceutical 3
Wawasan Dunia Kristen 1 / Filsafat Ilmu Pengetahuan 4
Kepemimpinan 2
5th Semester
Courses Credits
Teknologi Rekombinan DNA I 3
Mikrobiologi Lanjutan 4
Biodiversitas 2
Bioinformatika 2
Imunologi 4
Wawasan Dunia Kristen 2 / Etika 4
6th Semester
Courses Credits
Teknologi Rekombinan DNA II 3
Bioinstrumentasi 2
Wawasan Dunia Kristen 3 / Sejarah Pemikiran 4
7th Semester
Courses Credits
Kultur Jaringan Hewan 2
Kultur Jaringan Tanaman 2
Metodologi Penelitian 2
Teknologi Bioproses dan Fermentasi 3
Teknik Enzimologi 4
Mata Kuliah Pilihan 5
8th Semester
Courses Credits
Biosains Terapan 3
Genetika Molekuler 3
Seminar 1
Bioteknologi Farmasi 3
Nutrigenomik 3
Bioteknologi Lingkungan 3
Mata Kuliah Pilihan 3
9th Semester
Courses Credits
Kerja Praktek 3
10th Semester
Courses Credits
Tugas Akhir 6
Mata Kuliah Pilihan 6
Seminar Riset 1
Mata Kuliah Pilihan
Courses Credits
Bioteknologi Kedokteran 2
Bioteknologi Kelautan 2
Kapita Selekta 2
Komunikasi Profesional 2
Kewirausahaan 3
Bioentrepreneurship 3
Diagnostik Molekuler 2
Produk Berbasis Bahan Alam 2
Mikrobiologi Kesehatan 2
Study Fee
Development Fee* Rp41.000.000
Fee Per Semester* Rp19.800.000

*) The first payment includes development fee (special price) + semester 1 fee.

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Our Facilities.


Hans Victor, S. Si., M. Si.

Astia Sanjaya, M.S.

Dela Rosa, M.M., M.Sc.Apt.

Acting Vice Dean of Faculty of Science and Technology

Dr. Reinhard Pinontoan

Head of Biotechnology

Dr. Reinhard Pinontoan is the Head of Biology Department in the Universitas Pelita Harapan. He received his Doctoral degree in Agricultural Science at Nagoya University in 1997 and completed his post-doctoral training on cancer research in Nagoya University Bioscience and Biotechnology Center and Shanghai Cancer Institute in 2005. His current research stretches from the area of environmental sciences to health sciences.

Marcelia Sugata

Lucy Jap

Tan Tjie Jan

Related Events.

Related News.

Biotechnology Student Council.

Biotechnology Student Council serves as an organization that facilitates the needs of Biotechnology students of both academic and non-academic matters while inspires the value of community as one family.


To help Biotechnology’s students to be the people who value community as family, and who are proactive & able to grow in knowledge inside and outside of class.


  • To provide opportunity for students to gain knowledge and experience outside the classroom.
  • To become a place for socializing as community.
  • To provide opportunity for students to be proactive inside and/or outside of Biotechnology major.


  • Welcoming The New Family;
  • Biotechnology Gathering;
  • Biotechnology’s Got Talent;
  • Company & Institution Visit;
  • Comparative Study;
  • Orphanage Visit;
  • Tutoring and Sport Clubs;
  • Workshop;

Organization Structure.