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M.Phil. On Campus

Chemistry

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

24 months
Duration
5430 USD/year
5430 USD/year
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About

The Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Chemistry Program at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology aims to train students to conduct independent research in Chemistry. A candidate for an MPhil degree is expected to demonstrate knowledge in the discipline and to synthesize and create new knowledge, making a contribution to the field.

Overview

The programme

The Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Chemistry Program at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology is offered by the Department of Chemistry, with the following research foci and state-of-the-art facilities, training students to conduct independent research and to equip them to be mature and independent scientists.

Research Foci

  • Analytical/ Environmental Chemistry: Method development and applications for environmental and bioanalytical chemistry, and atmospheric chemistry.

  • Chemical Biology: Protein organization in metabolism, signal transduction.

  • Material Sciences: Nanomaterials, biomaterials, polymeric and organic electronic materials, and energy materials.

  • Molecular Dynamics and Structure of Complex Systems: Laser-based spectroscopy, dynamics of biomolecular and supramolecular systems, computational chemistry (protein/ RNA folding).

  • Synthetic Chemistry: Synthetic methodology, organometallic chemistry and catalysis.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Enrichment in Chemistry
  • Professional Development for Research Postgraduate Students
  • Chemistry Seminar

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

12 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants seeking admission to a master's degree program should have obtained a bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution, or an approved equivalent qualification;

  • Applicants seeking admission to a doctoral degree program should have obtained a bachelor’s degree with a proven record of outstanding performance from a recognized institution; or presented evidence of satisfactory work at the postgraduate level on a full-time basis for at least one year, or on a part-time basis for at least two years.

  • Applicants have to fulfill English Language requirements

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    5430 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5430 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    5430 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5430 USD per year during 24 months.
  • HK$42,100 per year (full-time/part-time)

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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