|BMS2/M||MPhil Biomedical Sciences|
|BMS2/P||PhD Biomedical Sciences|
The research degree programmes are student-centred and led by faculty who are accessible, engaged and committed to ensuring that our research students reach their full potential in research, teaching and professional development. Outstanding students with a bachelor degree or above in life sciences, chemistry, biomedical engineering and medicine (including veterinary medicine) who wish to conduct state-of-the-art basic, clinical and translational life sciences research are encouraged to apply. The students will participate in research degree programmes leading to research degrees in one of the following areas:
The admission committee will take into account factors in making admission decisions: academic excellence; research ability and potential; communication and interpersonal skills; and leadership abilities.
In general, the tuition fee for a full-time research student is HKD3,508 per month in 2018/2019.
Starting from 2018/2019, all eligible local research students enrolled in UGC-funded research postgraduate programmes will be provided with tuition waiver by the Government.
MPhil applicants should have a bachelor’s degree with first/second class honours (or its equivalent) in a related field. PhD applicants should have a first-class bachelor’s degree (or its equivalent) in a related field.
All applicants from an institution where the language of teaching is not English should satisfy the University’s minimum English proficiency requirements:
TOEFL score of 79 (iBT) or 550 (pBT) or 59 (revised paper-delivered test; sum of Reading, Listening and Writing sections), or IELTS overall score of 6.5, or its equivalent.
China’s College English Test Band 6 (CET6) score of 490 or above will be considered case by case.
|Application Open||Applications are accepted throughout the year and will be considered mainly in one admission round.|
|Application Deadline||Applicants seeking admission in Semester A (fall term) 2019/2020 should submit a full application by 1 December 2018.
Applications received after deadline will be considered subject to the availability of student places.
|Announcement of Results||March 2019 onwards|
12 March 2019