Overview

The Chemistry programme at Beijing Normal University - Hong Kong Baptist University United International College aims to cultivate high level talents, with a broad knowledge based in biology and chemistry, and the theories, knowledge, and experimental techniques in the modern interdisciplinary fields, who are able to conduct scientific research independently and obtain innovative research results.

Education

The scholars under the chemistry discipline have rich experiences across domestic and oversea biotech companies as well as universities. The key members include Prof. Zongwei Cai, Prof. Bo Lei, Prof. Baojun Xu, Prof. Mildred Yang, Dr. Chun-Fai Yu, Dr. Yuepeng Su, Dr. Wentian Chen. 

The major research fields include food chemistry, purification and characterization of protein/bioactive peptides, food safety techniques and food safety systems, interrelationship of food functional components with free radicals in human body, toxicological studies, safety assessment of the chemicals used in food industry, biosynthesis of microbial biotoxins and their use as pharmaceuticals.

The programme is equipped with comprehensive research facilities such as UPLC-TSQ, GC-MS, headspace gas-phase Chromatography (GC-FID), High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC), Inductively Coupled Plasma-Atomic Emission Spectroscopy (ICP-OES), and Protein Purification Systems, which provide strong foundation to support scientific research.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Research fields:

  • Food chemistry
  • Purification and characterization of protein/bioactive peptides
  • Food safety techniques and food safety systems
  • Interrelationship of food functional components with free radicals in human body
  • Toxicological studies

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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    79

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    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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