Friday, September 20, 2019



Agro-Biotechnology Institute Malaysia (ABI) is one of the three Biotechnology Institutes under Malaysia Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation. Founded on the 6th of June 2006, ABI is one of the initiatives born out of Malaysia National Biotechnology Policy. 

ABI undertakes Research, Development and Commercialization projects related to agro-biotechnology in cooperation with various universities, research institutions and industry players.



To undertake research, development and commercialization in agro-biotechnology that can:


  • Value added to existing agricultural products.
  • Help develop highly skilled human resources for the advancement of Malaysian biotech industries.
  • Develop knowledgeable entrepreneur generation and knowledge based agricultural biotechnology industry.