Why This Program at Chula?
Thailand’s Oldest and Most Prominent School of Science
Regarded as a school that produces proficient science graduates since 1916, Chulalongkorn’s Faculty of Science, the third largest faculty of the university, offers graduate and undergraduate education in 14 departments. Since the establishment of the Faculty, over 10,000 students have graduated with Bachelor degrees. At present, the number of undergraduate and post-graduate students is more than 3,000 and 1,000 respectively.
Outstanding Faculty-Student Ratio
The Faculty of Science has almost 400 academic staff supported by over 300 administrative staff and technicians. The faculty provides academic services through consultations, academic seminars, and technological development and transfer. Our courses and research are taught and supervised by outstanding faculty members who are at the forefront of biotechnological researches and innovations in Thailand.
Exposure to Diverse Cultures Across the World
Exposure to diverse cultures across the world is an enriching experience that can foster intercultural learning. International and intercultural experiences can facilitate such learning, allowing individuals to broaden their perspectives and develop a deeper understanding of different cultural practices and values. At BBTech, students from various nationalities bring in a wealth of cultural diversity, which all students can be exposed to. This exposure to different cultures can help students develop intercultural competence and sensitivity, skills that are increasingly valuable in today’s globalized world. By engaging with diverse cultures, individuals can expand their horizons, challenge their assumptions, and build relationships with people from different backgrounds.
Taking Advantages of Thailand’s Great Biodiversity
Thailand’s rich biodiversity presents a valuable opportunity for students to explore and study the natural world. With a wide range of plant and animal species, the country’s ecosystem offers a wealth of resources that can be utilized in various fields, including biotechnology. By taking advantage of Thailand’s diverse flora and fauna, students can conduct studies and experiments that can lead to the development of new medicines, technologies, and other innovations. With the interdisciplinary nature of biotechnology, students can also explore diverse areas such as applied immunology, genomics, and big data, which can enhance their understanding of different sciences. Thailand’s great biodiversity provides an excellent platform for students to deepen their knowledge and gain practical experience in biotechnology and other related fields.
Various Areas to Choose From
The program’s curriculum is flexible and offers various areas of specialization, allowing students to pursue their interests in the field. The program’s coursework and research opportunities cater to a diverse range of candidates with different academic backgrounds and interests in biotechnology. The curriculum is designed to equip students with practical skills and theoretical knowledge in various areas of biotechnology.
With access to state-of-the-art facilities and equipment, students have the opportunity to engage in hands-on research projects and gain valuable practical experience in their chosen area of specialization. The program’s emphasis on different areas of biotechnology provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the field and prepares them for a wide range of career opportunities in the biotechnology industry.
Career opportunities in biotechnology include bioengineer, microbiologist, plant and animal biotechnologist, biochemistry technologist, environmental biotechnologist, food scientist and technologist, biotechnology management jobs, R & D jobs in companies, R & D jobs in government labs, academic jobs in colleges & universities, QA / QC jobs, clinical research jobs, production jobs in pharmaceutical industry, etc.