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Genomics and Bioinformatics

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

12 months
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15463 USD/year
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About

The taught Genomics and Bioinformatics programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong is suitable for researchers, teachers and employees in biotechnology industry who wish to equip themselves with knowledge and skills in genomics and bioinformatics for their interests and career development.

Overview

Features of the Genomics and Bioinformatics programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • We aim at training personnel who are interested in joining the emerging industry in genomics, bioinformatics and personalized medicine.
  • We enable secondary school teachers to conduct bioinformatics research projects in their career.
  • Workshops and hands-on experience in genomics and bioinformatics will be provided by international experts.
  • The Beijing Genomics Institute (BGI), one of the biggest genome centres in the world, will provide strong support for the training and research projects in these programmes.

Programme Structure

Topics

  • Programming
  • Molecular Biology and Genetics
  • Bio-computing
  • Genomics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Systems Biology
  • Genome Informatics
  • Research Methodology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

21 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • In addition to the general requirements of the Graduate School, applicants should have graduated from a recognized university and obtained a Bachelor's degree preferably with a major in Medicine, Science, or Engineering.
  • graduated from a recognized university and obtained a bachelor's degree, normally with honours not lower than Second Class; or
  • graduated from an honours programme of a recognized university with a bachelor's degree, normally achieving an average grade of not lower than "B"; or
  • completed a course of study in a tertiary educational institution and obtained professional or similar qualifications equivalent to an honours degree.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15463 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15463 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    15463 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15463 USD per year during 12 months.
  • Full-time: 120,000 HKD payable in two installments.
  • Part-time: 60,000 HKD per year payable in two installments annually.

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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