HKUST PG Programs 2023-24 for School of Science

7 Enquiries MPhil and PhD Programs T : (852) 3469 2561 MSc Program T : (852) 3469 2632 Master of Philosophy in Chemistry The MPhil program aims to train students to conduct independent research in Chemistry. A candidate for an MPhil degree is expected to demonstrate knowledge in the discipline and to synthesize and create new knowledge, making a contribution to the field. Master of Science in Analytical Chemistry TheMSc programaims to prepare BSc graduates for employment and a career in analytical laboratories. This ranges from materials and forensic testing to environmental sampling and food quality control. The application of modern analysis techniques to real work problems as well as physical principles underlying such methods will be covered. In addition to core and elective lecture modules, the program also includes laboratory and project based practical courses, providing extensive handson experience. The program may also be used as a stepping stone to a research postgraduate degree. The MSc program has been recognized by the University Grants Council as one of the targeted programs of the Targeted Taught Postgraduate Programs Fellowships Scheme. Currently, through this scheme local applicants may Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry Through the execution and completion of a substantial research project, the PhD program seeks to prepare students to become mature, independent scientists who are capable of the design, initiation and execution of their own original research in academic or industrial environment. It requires the application of considerable depth and breadth of scholarship, and there must be substantial discovery of new science. Research Postgraduate Programs Taught Postgraduate Program PhD MPhil MSc be eligible to cap their tuition at HK$42,100 (prevailing rate of the UGC-funded programmes). Local applicants should enquire the availability of such fellowship upon application.