Doctor of Philosophy Program in Biomedical Sciences

Admission Requirements
   
 

Plan 1.1 and Plan 2.1

 

Applicants must hold a Master’s degree in a related field.

1
    For Plan 1.1, applicants must have a grade point average of at least 3.50 and have research paper publications as the main author.
2
    For Plan 2.1, applicants must have a grade point average of at least 3.25 and have research paper publications.
   
 

Plan 1.2 and Plan 2.2

 

Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s degree in a related field.

   
1
    For Plan 1.2, applicants must graduate with honors or have the GPA rank in the top 10% of the class or have experience in conducting research relevant to the field of study and have research paper publications as the main author.
2
    For Plan 2.2, applicants must have a grade point average of at least 3.50.
   
 

*All applicants of the doctoral and the master programs must have evidence of English proficiency: the TOEFL score of at least 500 (paper-based), or the IELTS (academic module) score of at least 5.5; or pass the English Proficiency Test held by the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Khon Kaen University.

Relevant Majors Eligible to Apply
   
  Medicine, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Veterinary Medicine, Associated Medical Sciences, Allied Health Sciences, Public Health, Biological Sciences
   
Curriculum Structure

Courses

Curriculum Plans

Plan 1.1
(For Master’s Degree Graduates)

Plan 1.2
(For Bachelor’s Degree Graduates)

Plan 2.1
(For Master’s Degree Graduates)

Plan 2.2
(For Bachelor’s Degree Graduates)

Core Courses

-

-

5

8

Elective (not less than)

-

-

7

16

Dissertation

48

72

36

48

Total (not less than)

48

72

48

72

 

Specialized Research Fields
   
 

Molecular and Cellular Immunology, Infectious Diseases, Physical Therapy and Physio-exercise, Oncology, Molecular Genetics, Parasitology, Pathology, Hematology/Thalassemia, Cardiovascular Diseases, Medical Nanotechnology, etc.

   
Tuition Fee
   
  25,000 baht per semester
   
   
Contact Person
   
 

Associate Professor Chanvit Leelayuwat, Ph.D.
E-mail: chanvit@kku.ac.th