Admission Requirements

Eligibility Requirements

Doctoral Degree Programs

To be eligible for admission into a doctoral program at CGI, applicants must:

  • have completed or be currently studying in the last semester of a master’s degree program or a higher graduate diploma program at an academic institution accredited by the Thai Ministry of Education. However, applicants holding or studying for a Bachelor’s degree with First Class Honors are also eligible.
  • have strong academic records both at the undergraduate level and the Master’s level (preferably with a combination of coursework and thesis research). The minimum GPA requirement for admission into all doctoral programs is 3.50 or equivalent at the master's level.

Master's Degree Programs

To be eligible for admission into a master's degree program at CGI, applicants must:

  • have completed or be currently studying in the last semester of a bachelor’s degree program or a graduate diploma program at an academic institution accredited by the Thai Ministry of Education.
  • have good academic records with a minimum GPA of 2.75 or equivalent at the bachelor’s degree level.

Graduate Diploma Programs

The eligibility requirements for the graduate diploma programs are the same as those for the master's degree programs.

Preferred Background

  • Sciences: Chemistry (for the Chemical Biology and Environmental Toxicology Programs only), Biology, Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Environmental Sciences
  • Pharmacy or Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Medical Sciences: Medicine, Medical Technology, Nursing
  • Other related fields

English Proficiency

All candidates must obtain an official test score higher than the minimum score for admission in any of the following standardized English examinations.

Examination Minimum Score
International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 5
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
* Paper-based
* Computer-based
* Internet-based

500
173
61
CU-Test of English Proficiency (CU-TEP) 60

However, applicants from countries where English is the native language are exempted from this requirement. Additionally, applicants holding a previous degree from a university where the sole medium of instruction is English may submit a Certificate of University Medium of Instruction to fulfill this requirement.