When did the PhD Program Initiate?

Kadir Has University, Doctorate Program in “Bioinformatics and Genetics” was established in the Graduate School for Science and Engineering, in 2014-2015 fall.
For further information, you can visit our Bologna page:
http://bologna2.khas.edu.tr/program/50024403


Application deadline:

For the 2016 – 2017 academic year spring semester, the application deadline
29th August 2017


Application process:

Kadir Has University, “Bioinformatics and Genetics” PhD Program with Thesis accepts student from Turkey and abroad, holding Master’s degree (MS) from a related sciences (Biology, Molecular Biology and Genetics, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science etc.). The education is entirely in English. We do not have PhD program without thesis writing.

The candidates should fill in the online application form and bring the requested documents together with their resume (CV) and letter of statement of purpose (SOP) personally or send via cargo to “Kadir Has Üniversitesi, Cibali Kampüsü”. The candidates to pass the preliminary selection will be invited for an interview (could be carried out online as well). Candidates with lab experience, and any contribution to publications are especially encouraged to apply.

We offer different type of scholarships, including the full scholarship, depending on the MS GPA (Master’s Grades Average), English level and motivation.

For the application criteria further:
http://international.khas.edu.tr/28/application-requirements


Documents requested:

- Master’s diploma (MS) from a related department
- GRE, GMAT or ALES score, if available
- Good level of English proven with YDS, ÜDS, IELTS, TOEFL etc. equivalent exams.
- Transcript
- Two reference letter
- Copy of your passport
- Two passport size photo


Curriculum:

  T+U+L Local Credit ECTS
Year 1, Fall 
BIO 611 Advanced Bioinformatics 3+0+0 3 7.5
FBE Elective 3+0+0 3 7.5
FBE Elective 3+0+0 3 7.5
FBE Elective 3+0+0 3 7.5
Total semester: 12+0+0 12 30
Year 1, Spring
BIO 630 Computational Methods in Biology and Genetics 3+0+0 3 7.5
FBE Elective 3+0+0 3 7.5
FBE Elective 3+0+0 3 7.5
FBE Elective 3+0+0 3 7.5
Total semester: 12+0+0 12 30
Year 2, Fall
BIO 680 Comprehensive Exam 0+0+0 0 0
Year 2, Spring
BIO 689 Seminar 0+0+0 0 0
BIO 689 Thesis 0+0+0 0 0
FBE
BIO 610 Computational Drug Design Techniques 3+0+0 3 8
BIO 621 Advanced Medicinal Chemistry 3+0+0 3 8
BIO 622 Special Topics in Medicinal Chemistry 3+0+0 3 8
BIO 623 Object-Oriented Programming 3+0+0 3 8
BIO 624 Advanced Computational Structural Biology 3+0+0 3 8
BIO 625 Membrane Proteins and Molecular Neurobiology 3+0+0 3 8
BIO 631 Advanced Cell Biology 3+0+0 3 8
BIO 651 Advanced Quantum Chemistry 3+0+0 3 8
BIO 653 Statistical Thermodynamics 3+0+0 3 8
BIO 655 Molecular Modeling, Simulation and Visualization Methods 3+0+0 3 8
BIO 681 Human Genetics 3+0+0 3 8
BIO 682 Ethics and Intellectual Properties in Biology 3+0+0 3 8
BIO 684 Special Topics in Spectroscopy 3+0+0 3 8
BIO 688 Computational Systems Biology 3+0+0 3 8

The PhD program requires 24 credits in total.

Education is entirely in English


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