University & Program

National Chiayi University

Deaprtment of Biochemical Science and Technology

Program Level
Bachelor / Master
Language of instruction
Taught in Chinese

Biochemical Science and Technology is the field of study that focuses on the areas of biology and chemistry that are relevant to healthcare. The department’s mission is providing excellent biochemistry courses and biotechnology training program to the students. The course design emphasizes extensive theoretical knowledge and advanced laboratory skills in the field of biochemical science and biotechnology.

Curriculum Planning for Undergraduate Students
The minimum graduation requirement is 128 credit points for four-year undergraduate program. The course comprises 30 credits of general courses, 8 credits of college compulsory subjects, 19 credits of department foundation program and 24 credits of department core programs. Besides, our undergraduate course offers three specialized programs: biotechnology, biomedical science and biotechnological industry. These three programs are designed to provide specialization within the specific biotechnology fields. The student shall complete 32 credits of professional electives within at least one chosen program to meet the graduation requirement. In addition, our undergraduate biotechnological industry program provides the internship courses in our department or in biotechnology-related organization to offer students with an opportunity to gain experience working in an external organization.

Curriculum Planning for Postgraduate Students
The minimum graduation requirement for the master degree in Biochemical Science and Technology is 30 credit points. The course comprises 8 credits of compulsory subjects, 16 credits of professional electives and 6 credits in master degree project (thesis). Our department also provide oversea internship program to provide students with an opportunity to gain experience working in an international university or research organization.

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*For students who have difficulty communicating in Mandarin, all the lecturers can assist students in English.


Contact information

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