Chemical Pathology, M.Phil. | The Chinese University of Hong Kong | Hong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)
12 months
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5363 USD/year
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About

The Chemical Pathology programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong focuses on the study of molecular, biochemical and immunological changes that occur as part of a disease process.    

Overview

Chemical Pathology programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong is well equipped with state-of-the-art research equipment, including next-generation sequencers, digital polymerase chain reaction platforms, flow cytometers, as well as bioinformatics and stem cell research facilities. The Department has a world-leading programme in plasma DNA-based molecular diagnostics, especially for non-invasive prenatal testing and cancer detection.

Students at Chemical Pathology programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong will:

  • get a series of investigations with original study design, experimentation and data interpretation. 
  • participate in one international conference during the course of study.
  • be required to submit a written research thesis and pass an oral examination for graduation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Plasma Nucleic Acids and Molecular Medicine
  • Diagnostic Applications of Next-generation DNA Sequencing
  • Allergic Diseases
  • Inborn Errors of Metabolism
  • Bioinformatics
  • Stem Cell and Regeneration

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Clearing Round: 31 March (Applications in Clearing Round will only be considered subject to availability of places.)

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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    5363 USD/year
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  • National

    5363 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 5363 USD per year during 12 months.

HK$42,100 per annum

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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