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Biochemistry

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

12 months
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5363 USD/year
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About

The Biochemistry program at The Chinese University of Hong Kong has the mission to provide concepts and mechanisms on the molecular basis of life processes and the significance in human activities and health.

Overview

Biochemistry program at The Chinese University of Hong Kong helps students understand the core knowledge in biochemistry covering biomolecules, molecular biology, cellular biochemistry, metabolism, bioinformatics, proteins and enzymes and have the opportunity to specialize in a selected area of biochemistry.

Graduates of the Biochemistry program at The Chinese University of Hong Kong will:

  • Gain the knowledge of the latest biochemical technology in proteins, cell biology and, molecular biology.
  • Possess skills in designing experiments to test hypothesis, writing research report, applying their knowledge to daily life and developing self-learning capability.
  • Become all-round competent including the capability to work in a team.
  • Think critically and analytically.
  • Commit to ethical professionalism.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cancer, Cell Biology, Immunology and Microbiology
  • Protein Science and Molecular Biology
  • Neurosciences and Endocrinology
  • Food Sciences and Chinese Medicine

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

39 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Should have a degree in Biochemistry. Biology, Chemistry or related fields from a recognized university.
  • All applicants must also fulfill the "English Language Proficiency Requirement" as stipulated by the Graduate School before being considered for admission.
  • 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

    5363 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5363 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

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

HK$42,100 per annum regardless of the study mode

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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