With the objective of nurturing a research culture among MBBS students, the programme will enable them to develop lifelong clinical and/or laboratory research skills and the ability to engage in research effectively.
On completion of the programme in Research in Medicine, offered by The University of Hong Kong, students will have demonstrated by presenting a dissertation that they have acquired an acceptable level of knowledge and understanding in a chosen field of study.
Entrance scholarships covering full composition fee and scholarships based on research progress may be available for eligible candidates.
More informationVisit official programme website
- The programme comprises both coursework (21 credits) and hands-on research training (48 credits) leading to a 20,000-word dissertation, with the coursework and hands-on research training to be completed within the intercalated year and the dissertation to be submitted by the end of MBBS Year 6.
- The MRes[Med] degree will be awarded to candidates who satisfactorily complete all the curriculum requirements of the MBBS degree.=
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- HKU MBBS students who have completed the second year of the MBBS curriculum and passed the Summative Examination.
- Candidates must have demonstrated excellent academic performance in their MBBS study.
International21800 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 21800 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
National5367 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5367 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
- 42,100 HK$
- 171,000 HK$
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