Sunday, 23 July 2017

Prospective Students


DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN PHYSIOLOGY(INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Level Doctoral
Faculty FACULTY OF SCIENCE
Website http://www.sc.mahidol.ac.th

Degree Designation

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY(PHYSIOLOGY)

Additional advantages of the programme

Signed agreements with leading universities in US, Canada, Germany and Japan for student
research training.
Every student receives some kind of scholarship.
Extracurricular activities include participation in workshops, seminars and lectures given by 5-10
visiting scientists a year.

Admission Requirements

Plan 1
1. Those having completed a course of a study with good academic performance in Physiology 
or Exercise Physiology, Department of Physiology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University.
2. have a grade point average of at least 3.50
3. exemption from the above conditions may be granted by the Program Committee under 
exceptional circumstances.

Plan 2
1. Those having completed a course of a study with good academic performance in Medicine,
Dentistry, Veterinary Sciences, Pharmacy, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Medical Technology
and Public Health are welcome to apply.
2. have a grade point average of at least 3.50
3. exemption from the above conditions may be granted by the Program Committee under 
exceptional circumstances.

Curriculum Structure

Plan 1
For students with Master's degree in Physiology or Exercise Physiology, Department of Physiology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University.           
Dissertation 48            Credits
Total not less than 48            Credits
Plan 2
For students with Bachelor's degree           
Required Courses 16            Credits
Elective courses not less than 8            Credits
Dissertation 48            Credits
Total not less than 72            Credits
For students with Master's degree in other field
Required Courses 16            Credits
Elective courses not less than 8            Credits
Dissertation 36            Credits
Total not less than 60            Credits

Job option after graduation

Academia, researcher and specialist in the field of Physiology in both government and
Private sectors.

Course Requirements

Plan 1

Elective Courses Credit
   
SCPS606 : PHYSIOLOGY SEMINAR I 1
SCPS607 : PHYSIOLOGY SEMINAR II 1
SCPS608 : PHYSIOLOGY SEMINAR III 1
SCPS639 : LABORATORY METHODS IN PHYSIOLOGY 1
Dissertation Credit
   
SCPS898 : DISSERTATION 48

Plan 2

Required Courses Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
SCID516 : BIOSTATISTICS 3
SCID518 : GENERIC SKILLS IN SCIENCE RESEARCH 1
SCPS606 : PHYSIOLOGY SEMINAR I 1
SCPS607 : PHYSIOLOGY SEMINAR II 1
SCPS608 : PHYSIOLOGY SEMINAR III 1
SCPS612 : CURRENT TOPICS IN PHYSIOLOGY 3
SCPS630 : SCIENTIFIC PAPER ANALYSIS 1
SCPS631 : SYSTEMS PHYSIOLOGY 4
SCPS639 : LABORATORY METHODS IN PHYSIOLOGY 1
   
SCID516 : BIOSTATISTICS 3
SCID518 : GENERIC SKILLS IN SCIENCE RESEARCH 1
SCPS606 : PHYSIOLOGY SEMINAR I 1
SCPS607 : PHYSIOLOGY SEMINAR II 1
SCPS608 : PHYSIOLOGY SEMINAR III 1
SCPS612 : CURRENT TOPICS IN PHYSIOLOGY 3
SCPS630 : SCIENTIFIC PAPER ANALYSIS 1
SCPS631 : SYSTEMS PHYSIOLOGY 4
SCPS639 : LABORATORY METHODS IN PHYSIOLOGY 1
Elective Courses Credit
scid500 : 0
SCID500 : CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 3
SCID502 : CELL SCIENCE 2
SCID506 : CONCEPTS OF MOLECULAR BIOSCIENCE 2
SCID507 : MICROSCOPIC TECHNIQUE 1
SCID508 : BIOMOLECULAR AND SPECTROSCOPY TECHNIQUES 1
SCID509 : SEPARATION TECHNIQUES 1
SCID510 : IMMUNOLOGICAL METHODS 1
SCID511 : GENE TECHNOLOGY 1
SCID512 : RECEPTOR BINDING AND ENZYME KINETIC ASSAYS 1
SCID513 : ANIMAL CELL CULTURE TECHNIQUES 1
SCID514 : ANIMAL EXPERIMENTATION IN BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH 1
SCPM611 : ADVANCED PHARMACOLOGY 3
SCPS623 : NEUROPHYSIOLOGY 2
Dissertation Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
SCPS799 : DISSERTATION 48
   For students with Master's degree
SCPS699 : DISSERTATION 36