GRADUATE SCHOOL OF NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCESBIOTECHNOLOGY


Compulsory Programs


BIOTECHNOLOGY M.S. PROGRAM - Background and Compulsory Courses


Students are expected to have a background on the subject areas, namely, microbiology, molecular biology/genetics, biochemistry, physical chemistry  and process principles, In case with the lack of these backgrounds, students are required to be enrolled to a compulsary program with the following relevant courses.

 

  • BIO 351 - Introduction to Genetics
  • BIO 313 –  Microbiology or  BIO 303 - Microbiology
  • BIO 317 – Molecular Biology
  • BIO 420 – Biochemistry
  • BIO 415 – Physical Chemistry for Biological Sciencies
  • CHE 428 – Introduction to Process Principles

 

Below is the table indicating the exempted courses, compulsory program courses and must courses with respect to the background program.

 

Background Program

Exempted Courses

Missing Courses

Compulsory Program (CP) and its courses

Must courses to be taken in M.S. Program, if not taken before (in addition to other must courses*) + elective courses

Biology

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 420

BIO 415

CHE 428

No

BTEC 503

BIO 415

CHE 428

+

4 Elective Courses

Molecular Biology and Genetics

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 420

BIO 415

CHE 428

No

BTEC 503

BIO 415

CHE 428

+

4 Elective Courses

Chemistry

BIO 420

BIO 415

BIO 351

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 317

CHE 428

 

Yes

BIO 351

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 317

CHE 428 (NI)**

BTEC 503

CHE 428

+

5 Elective Courses

Chemical Engineering

CHE 428

BIO 415

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420

 

Yes

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420 (NI)

BTEC 503

BIO 420

+

5 Elective Courses

Food Engineering

CHE 428

BIO 415

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420

 

Yes

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420 (NI)

BTEC 503

BIO 420

+

5 Elective Courses

Environmental Engineering

CHE 428

BIO 415

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420

 

Yes

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420 (NI)

BTEC 503

BIO 420

+

5 Elective Courses

Others

Compulsory Program Courses (if not taken before)

BIO 351 - Introduction to Genetics

BIO 313  or  BIO 303 - Microbiology

BIO 317 – Molecular Biology

BIO 420 – Biochemistry (NI or CP)

BIO 415 Physical Chemistry for Biological Sciencies (NI or CP)

CHE 428 Introduction to Process Principles (NI or CP)

BTEC 503

Two of the following courses (taken as NI during CP)

BIO 415

CHE 428

BIO 420

+

4 Elective Courses

*BTEC 503- Fundamentals of Biotechnology, BTEC 500 M.Sc. Thesis,  BTEC 590 Seminar in Biotechnology for M.Sc. Students I and BTEC 591 Seminar in Biotechnology for M.Sc. Students II

** NI-not included to the compulsory program, but to be counted in M.S. Program

 

 

BIOTECHNOLOGY PhD PROGRAM - Background and Compulsory Courses


Students are expected to have a background on the subject areas, namely, microbiology, molecular biology/genetics, biochemistry, physical chemistry  and process principles, In case with the lack of these backgrounds, students are required to be enrolled to a compulsary program with the following relevant courses.

 

  • BIO 351 - Introduction to Genetics
  • BIO 313 –  Microbiology or  BIO 303 - Microbiology
  • BIO 317 – Molecular Biology
  • BIO 420 – Biochemistry
  • BIO 415 – Physical Chemistry for Biological Sciencies
  • CHE 428 – Introduction to Process Principles

 

Below is the table indicating the exempted courses, compulsory program courses and must courses with respect to the background program.

 

Background Program

Exempted Courses

Missing Courses

Compulsory Program (CP) and its courses (if not taken before)

Must courses to be taken in M.S. Program, if not taken before (in addition to other must courses*) + elective courses

Biology

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 420

BIO 415

CHE 428

Yes

BIO 415

CHE 428

BTEC 503

+

6 Elective Courses

7 Elective Courses (If BTEC 503 taken before)

Molecular Biology and Genetics

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 420

BIO 415

CHE 428

Yes

BIO 415

CHE 428

BTEC 503

+

6 Elective Courses

7 Elective Courses (If BTEC 503 taken before)

Chemistry

BIO 420

BIO 415

BIO 351

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 317

CHE 428

Yes

BIO 351

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 317

CHE 428

BTEC 503

+

6 Elective Courses

 

7 Elective Courses (If BTEC 503 taken before)

Chemical Engineering

CHE 428

BIO 415

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420

Yes

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420

BTEC 503

+

6 Elective Courses

7 Elective Courses (If BTEC 503 taken before)

Food Engineering

CHE 428

BIO 415

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420

Yes

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420

BTEC 503

+

6 Elective Courses

7 Elective Courses (If BTEC 503 taken before)

Environmental Engineering

CHE 428

BIO 415

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420

Yes

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420

BTEC 503

+

6 Elective Courses

7 Elective Courses (If BTEC 503 taken before)

Others

Compulsory Program Courses (if not taken before)

BIO 351 - Introduction to Genetics

BIO 313  or  BIO 303 - Microbiology

BIO 317 – Molecular Biology

BIO 420 – Biochemistry

BIO 415 Physical Chemistry for BiologicalSciencies

CHE 428 Introduction to Process Principles

BTEC 503

+

7 Elective Courses

 

*BTEC 503- Fundamentals of Biotechnology, BTEC 600 PhD Thesis,  BTEC 690 Seminar in Biotechnology for PhD Students I and BTEC 691 Seminar in Biotechnology for PhD Students II

 

 

 

 

BIOTECHNOLOGY PhD on B.S. PROGRAM - Background and Compulsory Courses


Students are expected to have a background on the subject areas, namely, microbiology, molecular biology/genetics, biochemistry, physical chemistry  and process principles, In case with the lack of these backgrounds, students are required to be enrolled to a compulsary program with the following relevant courses.

 

  • BIO 351 - Introduction to Genetics
  • BIO 313 –  Microbiology or  BIO 303 - Microbiology
  • BIO 317 – Molecular Biology
  • BIO 420 – Biochemistry
  • BIO 415 – Physical Chemistry for Biological Sciencies
  • CHE 428 – Introduction to Process Principles

 

Below is the table indicating the exempted courses, compulsory program courses and must courses with respect to the background program.

 

Background Program

Exempted Courses

Missing Courses

Compulsory Program (CP) and its courses

Must courses to be taken in M.S. Program, if not taken before (in addition to other must courses*) + elective courses

Biology

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 420

BIO 415

CHE 428

No

BTEC 503

BIO 415

CHE 428

+

11 Elective Courses

Molecular Biology and Genetics

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 420

BIO 415

CHE 428

No

BTEC 503

BIO 415

CHE 428

+

11 Elective Courses

Chemistry

BIO 420

BIO 415

BIO 351

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 317

CHE 428

Yes

BIO 351

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 317

CHE 428 (NI)**

BTEC 503

CHE 428

+

12 Elective Courses

Chemical Engineering

CHE 428

BIO 415

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420

Yes

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420 (NI)

BTEC 503

BIO 420

+

12 Elective Courses

Food Engineering

CHE 428

BIO 415

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420

Yes

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420 (NI)

BTEC 503

BIO 420

+

12 Elective Courses

Environmental Engineering

CHE 428

BIO 415

BIO 313  or  BIO 303

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420

Yes

BIO 351

BIO 317

BIO 420 (NI)

BTEC 503

BIO 420

+

12 Elective Courses

Others

Compulsory Program Courses (if not taken before)

BIO 351 - Introduction to Genetics

BIO 313  or  BIO 303 - Microbiology

BIO 317 – Molecular Biology

BIO 420 – Biochemistry (NI or CP)

BIO 415 Physical Chemistry for BiologicalSciencies(NI or CP)

CHE 428 Introduction to Process Principles (NI or CP)

BTEC 503

Two of the following courses (taken as NI during CP)

BIO 415

CHE 428

BIO 420

+

11 Elective Courses

*BTEC 503- Fundamentals of Biotechnology, BTEC 600 PhD Thesis,  BTEC 590 Seminar in Biotechnology for M.Sc. Students I, BTEC 591 Seminar in Biotechnology for M.Sc. Students II, BTEC 690 Seminar in Biotechnology for PhD Students I and BTEC 691 Seminar in Biotechnology for PhD Students II

** NI-not included to the compulsory program, but to be counted in M.S. Program