Master of Science Programme in Anatomy and Structural Biology (International Programme)

Revised version year 2017

Philosophy of Program
The Master of Science program aims at producing graduates who have knowledge and research capability in the field of anatomy and structural biology, with a moral and ethical responsibility in the work.

Expected Learning Outcomes
1. Graduates exhibit honest, responsible, disciplined, and punctual behaviors including complying with regulations; and maintain ethical standards in academic and research contexts.
2. Graduates are able to acquire up-to-date knowledge and thorough understanding of the principles and theoretical aspects of anatomy and structural biology.
3. Graduates demonstrate their proficiency in the use of research equipment in the field of anatomy and structural biology.
4. Graduates are able to analyze, synthesize, design, and carry out research on the anatomy and structural biology in a well-organized format.
5. Graduates possess a good relationship, skills in teamwork, and responsibility for the duties assigned.
6. Graduates demonstrate essential skills on numerical and statistical analysis involving in their research, with the use of appropriate information and communication technology.
7. Graduates are able to communicate in oral and written modes and present their work through international publications.

1. Programme Title
Master of Science Programme in Anatomy and Structural Biology (International Programme)

2. Name of Degree
Full name: Master of Science (Anatomy and Structural Biology)
Abbreviation: M.Sc. (Anatomy and Structural Biology)

3. Admission requirements

  • The candidate must hold Bachelor of Science or any equivalent degree with GPA not less than 2.50 out of 4
  • English proficiency test passed the criteria by the Faculty of Graduate Studies, Mahidol University
  • Any exceptions to the above-mentioned requirements may be made by Programme Committee and approved by Dean of Faculty of Graduate Studies.

4. Selection Method
Selection will be done by examination and interview, based on consideration of the candidate’s qualifications and experience by Administrative Programme Committee, subjected to approval by Dean of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

5. Duration of Study
2 academic years.

6. Registration.

  • Students must register as full time students.
  • Students must enroll no more than 15 credits per regular semester, and in a minimum of 3 credits and a maximum of 6 credits per summer semester.

7. Evaluation and Graduation Requirements

7.1 Evaluation
Student evaluation is in accordance with the rules and regulations of Mahidol University.

7.2 Graduation Requirements

  • A student must take no less than 24 credits of course work and 12 credits of research thesis, so that total credits are not less than 36 credits.
  • A student must obtain GPA not less than 3.00.
  • Pass English Proficiency Examination with a TOEFL score equal to or more than 500 or other Englishtest with equivalent level.
  • Complete the thesis and pass oral defense for graduation according to regulations of Faculty of Graduate Studies, Mahidol University.
  • A thesis or part of a thesis must be published or at least accepted for publication in a journal or academic publication, or proposed to the academic meeting with the Proceedings publication.

8. Programme Curriculum

Required courses 19 credits
Elective courses not less than 5 credits
Thesis (in the following research areas) 12 credits
Total 36 credit

Documents for download:

Program Specification (TQF-2)
– English version
– Thai version

Course Syllabus

Expected Learning Outcomes (ELO)