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Name of the Degrees
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D. in Pathobiology)

Curriculum Objectives
The curriculum is designed to prepare students for a professional career in the area of Pathobiological science emphasize
on the basic principles of cell injury at the tissue cellular, and subcellular levels and the pathogenesis of diseases. After the completion of the program, graduate students will be able to carry out their own research effectively as well as to develop their future careers.

Admission Requirements & Selection Method
- Ph.D. Program
     a. Thai/foreign applicants hold a Master's Degree in Pathobiology or related fields (Pharmacy, Microbiology, Biology,
  Medical Technology and Biochemistry) with GPA of at least 3.50
     b. Thai/foreign applicants hold a Bachelor Degree in (All Related Biological Science, Veterinary Medicine, Pharmacy,
  Dentistry, Medical Technology and Biochemistry) with GPA of at least 3.50
     c. Exemptions to the above criteria may be made by the departmental graduate program committees.

- Ph.D. By Publication
     a. Hold a Master’s degree in Pathobiology, Pharmacy, Microbiology, Biology, Medical Technology or related fields from the Institute approved by Office of Higher Education Commission, with a minimum GPA of 3.50
     b. Have at least 5 years of research experiences as principle investigation or co-investigator. All candidates must have
research articles published in international peer-reviewed journal or at least 1 relevant academic publications which have been accepted to international publish within 5 years.
     c. submit a research plan expecting to conduct for Ph.D. degree
     d. Have a TOEFL score of at least 500

Written and oral examination

Academic System
Two semesters with summer sessions.
Language : English

Duration of Study

Ph.D. : 2.5-3 years for M.Sc. candidates or 5 years for B.Sc. candidates

Registration & Credit Transfer
Registration requirements are according to University announcement. Master degrees from accredited institutes earned
within five years of enrollment date will be able to transfer credit based on case by case basis, with the approval from curriculum committee or course adviser.


      - Associate Professor Dr. Wannee Jiraungkoorskul
        Ph.D. Program Director
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      - Lecturer Dr. Pornthip Chaichompoo
        M.Sc. Program Director
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      - Department of Pathobiology
        Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Rama VI Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
        Phone : (662) 201-5550, 354-7158    Fax : (662) 354-7158

      - Faculty of Graduate Studies Mahidol University
        Phone : (662) 441-4125     Fax : (662), 441-9737



Department of Pathobiology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University,
  Rama VI Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand.
  Phone : (662) 201-5550, 354-7158  Fax : (662) 354-7158 
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