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Chemical and Biological Engineering, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #37 (QS) Seoul, South Korea
The Chemical and Biological Engineering at Seoul National University is one of Korea’s key industries and is closely related with various commodities such as food and clothing. The industry is also a fundamental source of the necessary materials for other industries. Therefore, a nation’s industrial development begins with development of the chemical industry, and Korea was no exception.
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Overview

The chemical industry today consists of many areas, including oil refining, petrochemistry, organic synthesis, process design and automation, chemical/biological engineering, genetic engineering, high molecular weight compounds, processing of semiconductor/electronic materials, electrochemistry, new material engineering, and solar energy.

Learning outcomes

To maximize the capabilities of students in these areas, basic courses in Chemical and Biological Engineering from Seoul National University such as process thermodynamics and reaction engineering are offered, and application courses on topics such as separation processes, process control, electrochemistry, and chemical plant design are provided as well. Experiments and chemical industry management courses are also emphasized. In the graduate program, research and experiments are implemented in a more advanced learning process with the purpose of fostering future leaders who have a broad perspective on the field..

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 include:

  • Intro to Chemical and Biological Engineering
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Basic Computer Methods in Chemical and Biological Engineering

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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