Curriculum DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN IMMUNOLOGY (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Curriculum

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN IMMUNOLOGY (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Level Doctoral
Faculty / Institute FACULTY OF MEDICINE SIRIRAJ HOSPITAL
Website http://www.si.mahidol.ac.th

Degree Designation

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY(IMMUNOLOGY)

Additional advantages of the programme


- Two Senior Research Scholars from Thailand Research Fund
- Immunology and Molecular Biology in Medicine

Admission Requirements

								   
											
							 1. Candidates must hold a Bachelor's Degree in Science or an equivalent degree in Pharmacy,
Dentistry, Veterinary Medicine, Medicine or related Immunology with GPA no less than 3.50 or 
;2. Candidate must hold a Master's Degree in Immunology or related Immunology with GPA no less 
than 3.50 ;
3. Students who are studying in the Master's Programme in Immunology can change student status 
to a doctoral student provided that they have already taken and passed course work at the 
Master's Degree level with approximately no less than 2/3 of the number of credits in required 
courses and have received a GPA of no less than 3.80 with approval from the Master's 
Programme Committee and Doctoral Programme Committee as well as the Dean of the Faculty
of Graduate Studies 
;4. Exemption from the above conditions may be granted by the Programme Committee under
exceptional circumstances.							 							 							 
							 
							 

Curriculum Structure

Plan 1
For students with Master's Degree           
Dissertation 48            Credits
Total not less than 48            Credits
Plan 2
For students with Bachelor's Degree           
Required Courses 18            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 6            Credits
Dissertation 48            Credits
Total not less than 72            Credits
For students with Master's Degree
Required Courses 7            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 5            Credits
Dissertation 36            Credits
Total not less than 48            Credits

Job Option after Graduation


- Lecturer
- Academian
- Project Analyst

Course Requirements

Plan 1

Required Courses Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
SIIM622 : IMMUNOLOGY RESEARCH GRANT DEVELOPMENT 2
   For students with Master's degree
SCMI602 : ADVANCED IMMUNOLOGY 3
Elective Courses Credit
GRID603 : BIOSTATISTICS 3
SCID516 : BIOSTATISTICS 3
SCID518 : GENERIC SKILLS IN SCIENCE RESEARCH 1
SIIM611 : MOLECULAR IMMUNOLOGY 2
SIIM614 : IMMUNITY AND INFECTION 2
SIIM615 : MOLECULAR BIOCHEMISTRY OF CANCER 1
SIIM616 : STEM CELL SCIENCE 3
SIIM617 : ADVANCED FLOW CYTOMETRY 2
SIIM618 : MOLECULAR BIOLOGY TECHNIQUES 3
Dissertation Credit
SIIM898 : DISSERTATION 48

Plan 2

Required Courses Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
SCID518 : GENERIC SKILLS IN SCIENCE RESEARCH 1
SCMI602 : ADVANCED IMMUNOLOGY 3
SIIM501 : IMMUNOLOGY 2
SIIM611 : MOLECULAR IMMUNOLOGY 2
SIIM620 : IMMUNOLOGY SEMINAR II 2
SIIM621 : SEROLOGY AND CELLULAR IMMUNOLOGY TECHNIQUES 3
   
SCID500 : CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 3
SIID501 : MOLECULAR AND CELLULAR BASIS OF BIOMEDICINE 3
   For students with Master's degree
SIIM620 : IMMUNOLOGY SEMINAR II 2
SIIM622 : IMMUNOLOGY RESEARCH GRANT DEVELOPMENT 2
Dissertation Credit
SIIM699 : DISSERTATION 36
SIIM799 : DISSERTATION 48