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Biosystems Engineering, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #37 (QS) Seoul, South Korea
Biosystems Engineering  from Seoul National University is a unique engineering field that deals with food, living organisms, and the environments. Biosystems engineers incorporate innovative technology into the production and utilization of biological resources such as plants and livestock, the development of biosensors, and biomedical engineering applications.
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Overview

The Biosystems Engineering major from Seoul National University deals with engineering-based technologies required for the development of equipment and systems used for the production, processing, storage, transportation, management and utilization of agricultural products by applying modern engineering technologies such as machinery, electrical and electronic engineering, and computer technology. 

Learning outcomes

This program will contribute tremendously to the future agricultural, livestock, and food industries by training highly qualified engineers well-equipped with knowledge of both biosystems and engineering.

Biosystems engineers has increased the competitiveness of our farms through the mechanization of agriculture during the industrialization period. This field has been evolving into a unique academic arena in which engineering skills are applied not only to agriculture, but also to general biological systems, in accordance with the recent development of bio-engineering.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    130 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Biomechanics
  • Bio-processing
  • Bio-production engineering
  • Bio-environmental engineering
  • Biosensors
  • Bioinformatics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Application for Admission
  • Personal Statement and Study Plan
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Counselor Reference
  • Official Highschool Transcript and Graduation Certificate
  • A Copy of the Applicant's Passport
  • Copies of Both Parents' Passport
  • Official Document Indication parent-child relationship between the applicant and his or her parents

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2520 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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KRW 2,998,000

Living costs for Seoul

  • 1853935 - 1761660 KRW/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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