I. Program information
Name: Doctor of Philosophy in Biology
Implementation Institution: Institute of Biotechnology, Hue University
Language: Vietnamese and English
II. Enrollment: Selection
III. Training duration
The program is fully provided in 3 years for candidates got Master Degree and 4 years for whom got Bachelor Degree.
Applicants who have Bachelor degree of Biology or Master degree of Biology, Experimental Biology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Genetics, Zoology, Botany, Ecology and Microbiology; or Master of other related fields such as Animal husbandry, Veterinary, Aquaculture, Crop Science, Plant protection, Forestry and Biomedical engineering.
Applicants must responses full of the requirements about degree and publication, language proficiency and others according to the regular profile of the Ministry of Education and Training.
1. Degree and publication
– Holding a Master degree relates with the field of Biology.
– Holding an excellent Bachelor degree relates with the field of Biology.
– Having at least one scientific peer-review paper within 36 months to the application day.
2. Language proficiency
a) Holding an English Certificate of TOEFL iBT (minimum 45), or IELTS (minimum 5.0) within 24 months validation.
b) Applicants have Bachelor or Master Degrees in countries which have English as official language are passed language requirement.
3. Research plan (Form 5)
4. Letter of recommendation: 02 (Form 6)
VI. Enrollment Application form (Download all forms here)
VII. Tuition fee
The tuition fee of the training program is applied in accordance with the general regulations of Hue University and Ministry of Education and Training: 40.000.000 Vietnam Dong/year (in 2018).
VIII. Research topics and Scholarships
The PhD students at the Institute of Biotechnology are eligible to receive research scholarships (either in full or in part) from laboratories or suppervisors. In addition, PhD students also has the opportunity to participate in research cooperation abroad through the international cooperation activities of the Institute. For more information about suppervisors and research topics please click here.
IX. Admission announcement
– Time: from now til December 2018.
– Place: Department of Science- Academic Affair – International Cooperation, Institute of Biotechnology- Hue University.
Address: Provincial No 10, Ngoc Anh, Phu Thuong Commune, Phu Vang District, Thua Thien Hue Province.
Mobile: (+84)93.649.08.05 (Associate Professor Nguyen Thi Thu Lien)