Prospective Student Curriculum MASTER OF SCIENCE PROGRAM IN BIOCHEMISTRY (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Curriculum

MASTER OF SCIENCE PROGRAM IN BIOCHEMISTRY (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Level Master's
Faculty / Institute FACULTY OF SCIENCE
Website http://www.sc.mahidol.ac.th

Degree Designation

MASTER OF SCIENCE(BIOCHEMISTRY)

Additional advantages of the programme

Our department has long been recognized as having a leading programme in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and is the first department in Thailand to offer graduate degrees in Biochemistry. Based on Thai university ranking for the year 2005 by Thai Commission on Higher Education (CHE), the department has highest ranked-graduate programme of Biochemistry in the country. Many of our faculty members have been honored with international, national, and university awards. Research activities are always rigorously pursued and are published in international journals every year. Our alumni are currently key players in various Thai scientific communities and industries.

Admission Requirements

 
							 1.Applicants must hold, or expect to hold before enrollment, a bachelors degree in any area of science or a bachelors degree in clinical and health sciences. Applicants from institutions outside Thailand must hold the equivalent of a Thai bachelors degree from a college or university recognized by Office of the Higher Education Commission.


2. Applicants must have an undergraduate GPA of at least 2.50 on a 4.0 point scale.


3.Applicants must meet the minimum English language proficiency requirement of the Faculty of Graduate Studies, Mahidol University.

4.Applicants whose credentials differ from above requirement could apply to the program if the permission is granted by the Administrative Program Committee in concurrence with the Faculty of Graduate Studies.							 							 

Curriculum Structure

Plan A2
Required Courses 14            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 10            Credits
Thesis 12            Credits
Total not less than 36            Credits

Job Option after Graduation


- นักวิทยาศาสตร์ ในองค์กรภาครัฐและเอกชน
- ผู้ช่วยนักวิจัยด้านชีวเคมี ชีววิทยาระดับโมเลกุล หรือสาขาที่เกี่ยวข้องในสถาบันการศึกษาและสถาบันวิจัย
- นักวิชาการด้านชีวเคมี ชีววิทยาระดับโมเลกุล หรือสาขาที่เกี่ยวข้องในสถาบันการศึกษาและสถาบันวิจัย
- นักวิเคราะห์ ในองค์กรภาครัฐและเอกชน

Course Requirements

Plan A2

Required Courses Credit
SCID502 : CELL SCIENCE 2
SCID506 : CONCEPTS OF MOLECULAR BIOSCIENCE 2
SCID518 : GENERIC SKILLS IN SCIENCE RESEARCH 1
SCBC603 : ADVANCED BIOCHEMISTRY LABORATORY 2
SCBC604 : BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR I 1
SCBC606 : BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR II 1
SCBC619 : INTEGRATED SKILLS IN BIOCHEMICAL RESEARCH 3
   
SCBC609 : STRUCTURE AND MECHANISM OF ENZYMES 2
SCBC610 : MODERN METABOLISM 2
SCBC612 : FUNCTIONAL GENETICS AND GENOMIC 2
Elective Courses Credit
SCID500 : CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 3
SCID503 : SYSTEMIC BIOSCIENCE 3
SCID507 : MICROSCOPIC TECHNIQUE 1
SCID508 : BIOMOLECULAR AND SPECTROSCOPY TECHNIQUES 1
SCID509 : SEPARATION TECHNIQUES 1
SCID510 : IMMUNOLOGICAL METHODS 1
SCID511 : GENE TECHNOLOGY 1
SCID512 : RECEPTOR BINDING AND ENZYME KINETIC ASSAYS 1
SCBC618 : STEM CELL AND CANCER BIOSCIENCE 3
SCBT602 : GENE REGULATION 3
Thesis Credit
SCBC698 : THESIS 12