PhD in Amylum Resource Science & Engineering
Introduction to the Program
The PhD in Amylum Resource Science & Engineering at South China University of Technology (SCUT) is a three year English-taught program for international students.
South China University of Technology is one of China’s leading universities. It operates under the direct leadership of the State Ministry of Education. It is a member of Project 985 and Project 211 which qualifies it as a top institution of teaching and research. For more info visit the page here.
About the Program
The program aims to produce quality specialists who are equipped with a solid yet broad theoretical foundation in the field by providing systematically profound specialized knowledge and practical skills. Students will be well-informed of developing trends both at home and abroad; have a good command of research frontier issues including functional materials of carbohydrates, starch sugaring technology and starch refining chemical engineering; possess strengths to undertake independent scientific research and solve complex engineering problems; have the ability to make creative achievements in the field starch resources science and engineering; and, hold the keys to solve crucial engineering technical problems.
Main Research Fields
- Technology and Engineering of Starch Functional Materials
- Technology and Engineering of Starch Sugaring
- Starch Fine Chemical Engineering
- Master’s degree diploma and transcripts with good record.
- Language requirements for English-Medium Programs (only for non-English speaking countries): TOEFL IBТ 80 or above; IELTS 6.0 or above;
Start Date of the Program
Main Courses: Progress of Sugar Engineering, Theory of Solution Process, Basic Science and Engineering of Carbohydrates, Sugar Biological Engineering
The tuition fees are RMB 34,000 per year. The total for the 3 year program is 102,000 RMB.
SCUT has two campuses: the Wushan campus and the University Town campus.
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