About IBD



Our Vision

To be an innovative leader in bioproducts research and development.


Our Mission

To develop innovative market driven bioproducts in promoting and enhancing wellness for healthy living deriving from natural resources through

sustainable processes and creating

wealth for the nation.



Research Theme

Biotechnology for Wellness Industry




Institute of Bioproduct Development (IBD) is a Centre of Excellence focused on Research, Development and Commercialization of innovative bioproducts to support and elevate the nation’s wellness industry. It assists in developing high value components and processing technology for industries such as nutraceuticals, cosmeceuticals, phytochemicals, flavour and fragrance, food ingredients, probiotics and biofertilizers.


IBD is equipped with multi-purpose facilities and manned by a group of highly skilled multi-disciplinary experienced personnel. Research and development are carried out in ISO certified laboratories. IBD serves its customers to develop bioproducts through a complete process and product development platform. IBD is located at UTM Johor Bahru, strategically near to the state administrative centre – Nusajaya.