Bioscience and Biomedical Engineering, M.Phil. | Hong Kong University of Science and Technology | Hong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)
24 months
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5363 USD/year
5363 USD/year
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About

Bioscience and Biomedical Engineering at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology are strongly interdisciplinary which involve Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, IT and Computer Science.

Overview

The Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programs in Bioscience and Biomedical Engineering at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology aim to provide a well-rounded education as well as rigorous research training to prepare students to become versatile and knowledgeable professionals. Areas of research include regenerative medicine and tissue engineering, molecular and cell biology, precision medicine, plant biology, Chinese medicine, healthy aging, biostatistics, bioinformatics and data mining.

 

MPhil graduates should possess a good mastery of knowledge in bioscience and biomedical technologies, be able to apply engineering principles to solve problems in medicine and biology, and generate novel solutions.

On successful completion of the MPhil program, graduates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the breadth of knowledge across the field of bioscience and biomedical engineering;
  • Show mastery of knowledge in their areas of specialization and convey the results of their research to people in the profession or an audience in a clear, succinct and effective manner;
  • Design and conduct original research and effectively apply their research to solving problems in bioscience and biomedical engineering; and
  • Integrate the basic concepts of biotechnology and experimentation to engage in hands-on practices for implementation of such techniques to facilitate the development of biotechnology industry.
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    Programme Structure

    Courses included:

    • Genomics and Genomic Technologies
    • Special Topics in Bioscience
    • Special Topics in Biomedical Engineering
    • Molecular Biology for Bioengineering
    • Macromolecular Analysis
    • Bioinformatics Algorithms
    • Microfluidics and Biosensors

    Key information

    Duration

    • Full-time
      • 24 months

    Start dates & application deadlines

    Credits

    15 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.

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      5363 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 5363 USD per year during 24 months.
    • National

      5363 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 5363 USD per year during 24 months.

    HK 42000

    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

    Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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