Master in Chemical Biology

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Program Description

Master in Chemical Biology


The Chemical Biology Program emphasizes the interface between Chemistry and Biology, as well as its potential applications for other fields. It involves the study of interactions between small molecules and their possible biological targets, the study of biological pathways using chemical tools, drug delivery, as well as chemical understanding of disease states, in order to create basic science knowledge for future drug discovery efforts.

The Program has been designed to train graduates to be capable of initiating collaborations on new frontiers of research with a multidisciplinary nature.

Admission Requirements

  • Candidates must hold a Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75.
  • Preferred background: Science (including Chemistry, Biology, Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Environmental Sciences), Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nursing, Medicine, or other related fields

English Proficiency

All candidates must attain an official test score higher than the minimum score for admission in any of the following standardized English examinations.

International English Language Testing System (IELTS): 5

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL):

* Paper-based: 500

* Computer-based: 173

* Internet-based: 61

CU-Test of English Proficiency (CU-TEP): 60

However, applicants from countries where English is the native language are exempted from this requirement. Additionally, applicants holding a previous degree from a university where the sole medium of instruction is English may submit a Certificate of University Medium of Instruction to fulfill this requirement.

Last updated January 2018

About the School

The Chulabhorn Graduate Institute is a private graduate institution established in 2005, to celebrate the auspicious occasion of the 48th Birthday of Professor Dr. Her Royal Highness Princess Chulabho ... Read More

The Chulabhorn Graduate Institute is a private graduate institution established in 2005, to celebrate the auspicious occasion of the 48th Birthday of Professor Dr. Her Royal Highness Princess Chulabhorn Mahidol. With the approval of the Ministry of Education, it was officially established as an autonomous higher education institution on December 28, 2005, having Professor Dr. Her Royal Highness Princess Chulabhorn as the Chancellor of the Institute Council. Professor Dr. Her Royal Highness Princess Chulabhorn is an acclaimed scientist who has received much international recognition for her scientific achievements. She has envisioned the Chulabhorn Graduate Institute to be a professional scientific research institution and Centre of Excellence in the Asia-Pacific region, to assist and expedite the increase in number of efficient quality human resources development in science and high technology, in order to serve Thailand and other countries in the region, particularly in the fields urgently needed, with professional competence in transforming their knowledge into tangible, applicable development programs. The Chulabhorn Graduate Institute has internationally known and recognized for the high caliber of research and teaching by its faculty, visiting Professors from the top of overseas universities, and its outstanding achievements in teaching, research, national and international academic collaboration and professional services. This diversified institution now offers top quality graduate programs in applied biological science, chemical biology, and environmental toxicology. The programs were first started in June 2007. The administrative structure of Chulabhorn Graduate Institute is divided into 2 offices as administration office and academic office to serve and support the achievements of the institution. Read less