Neuroscience

  The Neuroscience Program at Mahidol University emphasizes the rapidly expanding knowledge on the neurobiological basis of behavior, the critical factors influencing the development and functioning of brain and behavior, chemistry of brain functions, molecular neurobiology of gene expression and their controls in neurons and glial cells, neuropathology of locally and regionally important neuropathology and mental health problems and human and animal behavior in health and in disease.

Students are exposed to Problem-Based Learning (PBL) approaches and Self- and Computer Assisted Instruction (CAI) Programs, as well as participation in traditional lectures and small group discussions organized by the teaching staff. In addition, students are required to actively participate in weekly seminars, journal clubs and annual symposia and conferences. 

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY(NEUROSCIENCE)

Admission Requirements

1. Hold a B.Sc. with an honors degree or M.Sc. with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.50 in the medical, life, biological, physical, health or general sciences; or in Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Veterinary Medicine, Medical Technology, Nursing, Physical Therapy and Psychology.

2. Demonstrate good physical and mental health, or satisfactorily pass a medical examination.

3. Meet the requirements of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Those who do not meet the above admission requirements, but have at least one year of working or teaching experience in an academic or research institution, sufficient to demonstrate a high level of leadership in teaching, research and/or public service, may be considered. Students with degrees and proficiencies other than those mentioned above may be granted by the Program Committee under exceptional circumstance.

MASTER OF SCIENCE(NEUROSCIENCE)

Admission Requirements

  1. Hold a B.Sc. with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5, in the medical, life, biological, physical, health or general sciences; or in Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Veterinary Medicine, Medical Technology, Nursing, Physical Therapy and Psychology.
  2. Demonstrate good physical and mental health, or satisfactorily pass a medical examination.
  3. Meet the requirements of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Those who do not meet the above admission requirements, but have at least one year of working or teaching experience in an academic or research institution, sufficient to demonstrate a high level of leadership in teaching, research and/or public service, may be considered. Students with degrees and proficiencies other than those mentioned above may be granted by the Program Committee under exceptional circumstance.