Curriculum DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Curriculum

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

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

Degree Designation

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY(BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES)

Admission Requirements

								   
											
							 Plan I Research based/ Thesis only and Enroll in Joint Degree Program with University of Glasgow
For Master's degree holders
(1) Graduated in Master Degree in medical science, health science or other related discipline from academic 
      institute approved by the Office of Higher Education Commission
(2) Having cumulative GPA not less than 3.50
(3) Pass the English Proficiency requirement announced by Faculty of Graduate Studies (FGS) 
      or IELTS score up 5 or TOEFL iBT score up 61 or TOEFL-ITP score up 500
(4) Have program-related research plan for PhD study. Must have research experiences and have 
      at least 1 published paper in international journal. Must propose tentative advisor and research 
      plan for the study. The research plan must contain cooperation between Mahidol University and University of Glasgow.
(5) Applicant with other qualifications than specified above may be taken into consideration by program director, 
      program committee and the dean of Faculty of Graduate Studies


Plan 2 Coursework based and Dissertation
2.1 For Master's degree holders
(1) Graduated in Master Degree in medical science, health science or other related discipline from academic 
      institute approved by the Office of Higher Education Commission. Or will graduated before the beginning of semester.
(2) Having cumulative GPA not less than 3.50
(3) Pass the English Proficiency requirement announced by Faculty of Graduate Studies (FGS) 
(4) Applicant with other qualifications than specified above may be taken into consideration by program director 
      and the dean of Faculty of Graduate Studies

2.2 For Bachelor's degree holders
(1) Graduated in Bachelor Degree in medical science, health science or other related discipline from academic 
      institute approved by the Office of Higher Education Commission. Or will graduated before the beginning of semester.
(2) Having cumulative GPA not less than 3.50 or with honors
(3) Pass the English Proficiency requirement announced by Faculty of Graduate Studies (FGS) 
(4) Applicant with other qualifications than specified above may be taken into consideration by program director 
      and the dean of Faculty of Graduate Studies							 							 							 
							 
							 

Curriculum Structure

Plan 1.1 For students with Master's Degree *
Dissertation 48            Credits
Total not less than 48            Credits
* Plan I.I Research based/ Thesis only and Enroll in Joint Degree Program with University of Glasgow
Plan 2.1 For students with Master's Degree
Required Courses 9            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 3            Credits
Dissertation 36            Credits
Total not less than 48            Credits
Plan 2.2 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

Job Option after Graduation


- Biomedical sciences experts and specialists in academic institutions
- Medical science and biotechnology researchers in universities, research institutions, government and private sectors
- Medical science and biotechnology educator in government and private sectors
- Medical science and biotechnology specialists in government and private sectors

Course Requirements

Plan 1

Dissertation Credit
   For students with Master's degree
SIBS898 : DISSERTATION 48

Plan 2

Required Courses Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
SIBS503 : RESEARCH METHODOLOGY IN BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES 3
SIBS504 : SEMINAR IN BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES 1
SIBS511 : MOLECULAR BIOLOGY TECHNIQUES IN BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES 3
SIBS512 : PRECISION MEDICINE 2
SIBS513 : TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE 2
SIBS514 : REGENERATIVE MEDICINE 2
SIBS515 : BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES 2
SIRE503 : MEDICAL BIOINFORMATICS 3
   For students with Master's degree
SIBS504 : SEMINAR IN BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES 1
SIBS512 : PRECISION MEDICINE 2
SIBS513 : TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE 2
SIBS514 : REGENERATIVE MEDICINE 2
SIBS515 : BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES 2
Elective Courses Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
SCID500 : CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 3
SIAN611 : ADVANCED HUMAN GENETICS 2
SIID501 : MOLECULAR AND CELLULAR BASIS OF BIOMEDICINE 3
SIPM506 : MEDICAL PHARMACOLOGY I 3
SIPM507 : MEDICAL PHARMACOLOGY II 3
SIPM508 : PRINCIPLES IN SYSTEMS PHARMACOLOGY 3
SIPM509 : QUANTITATIVE TECHNIQUES IN SYSTEMS PHARMACOLOGY 3
SIPM603 : NEW DRUG DEVELOPMENT I 3
SIIM501 : IMMUNOLOGY 2
SIIM616 : STEM CELL SCIENCE 3
SIIM617 : ADVANCED FLOW CYTOMETRY 2
SIRE506 : DESIGN AND ANALYSIS IN GENETIC STUDIES OF HUMAN DISEASES 3
   For students with Master's degree
SIPM506 : MEDICAL PHARMACOLOGY I 3
SIPM507 : MEDICAL PHARMACOLOGY II 3
SIPM508 : PRINCIPLES IN SYSTEMS PHARMACOLOGY 3
SIPM509 : QUANTITATIVE TECHNIQUES IN SYSTEMS PHARMACOLOGY 3
SIPM603 : NEW DRUG DEVELOPMENT I 3
SIIM616 : STEM CELL SCIENCE 3
SIRE506 : DESIGN AND ANALYSIS IN GENETIC STUDIES OF HUMAN DISEASES 3
Dissertation Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
SIBS799 : DISSERTATION 48
   For students with Master's degree
SIBS699 : DISSERTATION 36