Graduation requirements

Graduation Checklist.

Graduation requirements, please prepare this.

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Preparing for graduation

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Extracurricular Requirements

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※ This requirement can be substituted by completing the core course “Analysis and utilization of biomedical data.
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Foreign language examination

Test subject: English
Exam period: February to August
Eligibility: Enrolled as graduate student (including students on leave andgraduates)
Passing score: Master’sAt least 60, PhD/CombinedAt least 70 (/100)

Exemption criteria - English

TOEIC TEPS
(New)
IELTS TOEFL G-TELP TOEIC
Speaking
OPIc
PBT CBT IBT level 2 level 3
Exemption criteria 730 605
(329)
6 534 200 72 67 89 Level 5 IL

※ Please contact us if you entered the undergraduate program at this school during or after 2009.

Exemption criteria - Korean

Achieved at least Beginner Level in the Test of Proficiency in Korean (TOPIK)
Achieved at least Level 1 in the Korean Language Proficiency Test (KLPT)
Achieved at least Level 4 KBS Korean Language Proficiency Test
Passed the Korean language exam administered by the Korean Language Institute at the school
Completed the Korean language courseoffered by the school.

Link to relevant regulations   홈페이지

Comprehensive examination

Test subjects: Major I, Major II
Exam period: April to October
Eligibility: At least 18 core course creditsfor each degree program, with an average GPA at least 3.0
Passing criteria : At least 60 / 100 for each subject in the degree program
Curriculum Table

Major Degree Test subjects
Major I Major II
Molecular medicine/
cancer biology
Master’s 1Program core course 1 Advanced Elective Course
(including program core course)
Doctoral 1 Program core course 2 Advanced Elective Courses
Combined
(Master’s degree obtained elsewhere)
2 Program core courses 1 Advanced Elective Course
Neuroscience Master’s 1 Program core course 1 Program core course
Combined
(Master’s degree obtained elsewhere)
1 Program core course 2 Program core courses
Biomedical informatics and
convergence medicine
Master’s 1 Program core course 1 Advanced elective courses
(including program core course
Doctoral 1 Program core course 2 Advanced elective courses
(including program core course)

※ Core Coursesby Program

Molecular Medicine : Immunology, Metabolic Biology
Neuroscience : Molecular cellular neuroscience I and II, Neurophysiology,Organization and development of nervous system
Cancer Biology : Introduction to cancer biology I and II, Cell cycle and cell death
Biomedical and healthcare informatics I and II, Bioinformatics, Pattern analysis and data mining, Biomedical Data I,II

Degree Requirements

Program Molecular medicine / Cancer biology / Neuroscience / Biomedical informatics and convergence medicine
Doctoral 1) Research paper or patent(minimum 3publications/cases)
※ Research paper: International Journal (SCI(E)), author ofat least 1 publication
※ Patent: Inventor, domestic/international application and registration
2) Presentation at a national or international conference (minimum 2, author or co-author)
Master’s 1) Research paper or patent (minimum 1publication/case)
※ Research paper: Journal registered to the National Research Foundation of Korea (KCI) (author or co-author)
※Patent:: Inventor, domestic/international application and registration
2) Presentation at a national or international conference (minimum 1, author or co-author)

Thesis Submission

April –October (1 semester prior to anticipated graduation date) : Submit thesis proposal
March – September (Master’s), February – August(PhD/Combined) : Submit preliminary thesis examination report
May – November(Master’s), April – October(PhD) : Thesis defense
June – December(Master’s/PhD/Combined) : Presentationand final thesis defense
May – November (Master’s), April – October (PhD) : Submit printed version of thesis
아주대학교      Contact : Department Biomed Sciences Tel : +82-31-219-4527, 5021 E-mail : gradausom@ajou.ac.kr