The goal of the Biology programme at Beijing Normal University - Hong Kong Baptist University United International College is to cultivate students with a profound understanding and insight, with reasonable knowledge structure, theoretical basis, and a systematic in-depth professional knowledge in the field of biological sciences, which aims to develop high level specialized talents who can achieve creative achievements in science and technology.

About

The Biology programme at Beijing Normal University - Hong Kong Baptist University United International College is formulated and taught by scholars and experts in the education sectors, research centres and testing laboratories. 

Education

The main research fields cover mechanism of diabetic complications, polyol pathway in cancer, environmental biology and ecology, environmental resource management research, solid waste disposal and resources sustainable development, relationship between bioenergy and the metabolisms of disease and cancer cells. 

Furthermore, the programme is equipped with advanced research facilities such as gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS), headspace gas chromatography (GC-FID), high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC), Fourier transform infrared spectrometer (FT-IR), Raman spectrometer, protein purification system, real-time fluorescence quantitative PCR, and fluorescence microscope.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Research fields:

  • Mechanism of diabetic complications, 
  • Polyol pathway in cancer, 
  • Environmental biology and ecology, 
  • Environmental resource management research, 
  • Solid waste disposal and resources sustainable development, 
  • Relationship between bioenergy an the metabolisms of disease and cancer cells

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • a Master’s degree from a recognized university or comparable institution; or
  • a Bachelor’s degree with First Class Honours from a recognized university or comparable institution; or
  • any other qualification deemed to be acceptable for this purpose.
  • Candidates under c) may be required to take a qualifying examination, in which event their progress shall be reported to the GS at the end of their first year of study.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11479 EUR/year
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  • National

    11479 EUR/year
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RMB 90,000 per annum

Funding

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