Hanyang University is inviting applications for available graduate positions in the Graduate School of Biomedical Science & Engineering. Positions are available for undertaking either MSc or MSc/PhD (combined) or PhD program in September 2016.
The university main objective of the university is to provide high quality, comprehensive educational and training opportunities that are compatible to changing needs of the students.
Hanyang University is a private research university in South Korea. The main campus is in Seoul, and the second one, the Education Research Industry Cluster at Ansan, or ERICA campus, is located in Ansan.
Applicants can be exempted from English Test (Toefl or similar), if they can prove their English language qualities to be able to follow English classes and research discussions.
Course Level: Positions are open for pursuing for MSc, or MSc/PhD (combined) or PhD research program.
Study Subject(s): Positions are available in the field of Biomedical Science and Engineering.
List of Subjects: The following research areas are included: Cell Biology, Neurobiology, Cancer Biology and Computational Biology
Scholarship Award: Scholarship may cover between 50-100% tuition fees and sometimes also living costs – case by case and by competition.
Scholarship can be taken at: Korea
Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following guidelines:
-Applicant would need to have a GPA of >80% to have good chances for a competitive application during the application process, ensure to select the correct graduate school: Professional Graduate School: Biomedical Science and Engineering (not Graduate school department Engineering, and also not Graduate school department science)
-your first selection must be : Professional Graduate School: Biomedical Science and Engineering. Under this, there might be another sub-selection (Science or Engineering – here you select Science !) — you may need to select as Major: Science (not Engineering because it may affect later the courses applicant can select) – Once you have decided the department, you cannot change it anymore.
Nationality: International students can apply for these graduate positions.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicant would need to have a GPA of >80%
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirement: Applicants can be exempted from English Test (Toefl or similar), if they can prove their English language qualities to be able to follow English classes and research discussions.
Supporting Material: In addition to the completed application, the following documents must be submitted:
-A certificate authenticating bank balance of over USD 15,000 Should be in the form of a certificate issued by a bank Submit anything they have, what so ever, later – if admitted , the professor who takes them, will discuss with them and the university how to cover their living costs and tuition fees. If applicant have any personal (family, friend) support to cover these things for 3-4 years, indicate it clearly as it may help admission.
– Letter of recommendation (Free format)-Written by a professor from previous university. Ask their professor(s) to write something for them – it is not really mandatory but helps the professor here to consider to take them (or not to take).
-Copies of the applicant’s and both parents’ passports
-Official document indicating parent-child relationship between the applicant and his/her parents Birth certificate should be ok
-Certificate of English language proficiency test score (TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS, TEPS)
How to apply: The mode of applying is online (printed documents need to be sent after completion of online application).
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 20 April, 2016.