Faculty of Science

Bachelor of Science in Applied Chemistry (International Program) (BSAC)

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Quick Information

HIGHLIGHTS

4

YearS Full-time

Duration

  • Top-Ranking Chemistry Program in Thailand and the World
  • Get Real-World Experience Solving Real-World Problems
  • Research Experience Abroad
  • Professional Internship

ADMISSION

CONTACT PROGRAM

Department of Chemistry
Faculty of Science

Chulalongkorn University

+66 2218 7712
+668 8693 3734
learnbsac@gmail.com

Overview

Launched in 2005, The Bachelor of Science in Applied Chemistry (International Program) (BSAC) program emphasizes on the integrated chemistry education by applying theoretical chemistry concepts to practical applications and to the challenges posed by the needs of local and international business.  BSAC program was created to meet increasing needs for chemists with English language proficiency, understanding of market needs and knowledge about the business world in order to help develop successful products and solutions for the real world.

Three excellent and innovative areas in applied chemistry program are offered by the program: Industrial Chemistry and Management, Material Chemistry and Environmental Chemistry.

1. Industrial Chemistry and Management

Designed for future technical managers of chemical-related industries and business. The program balances scientific knowledge with practical aspects of finance, management, and accounting under the perspectives of international quality systems.

2. Material Chemistry

Designed for undergraduates who want to obtain a deep knowledge in materials science which is a key to the advancement of the economy and current social issues.

3. Environmental Chemistry

Created for students with an aim for a career in the field of environmental evaluation and risk-assessment.  The curriculum focuses on a basis of analytical chemistry with special emphasis on environmental chemistry courses and research project.

WHY this program
at Chula

1

Top-Ranking Chemistry Program in Thailand and the World

Chulalongkorn University Ranked No.1 in Thailand for Chemistry from the 2019 QS rankings by subject and the 2019 U.S. News and World Report Education rankings.

Chulalongkorn University’s Department of Chemistry (CU-CHEM) has been ranked in the #201 – 250 band of the world’s best universities for chemistry from the 2019 QS World University Rankings by Subject. The ranking was based on factors such as Academic reputation, Employer reputation, Research citations per paper, and H-index.

CU-CHEM received very good scores in terms of Research citations per paper and impressive scores for Employer Reputation. Moreover, CU-CHEM is still the top university in Thailand.CU-CHEM was also ranked 344th in the world (Only 1 Thai varsity in the list) by the 2019 U.S. News and World Report Education rankings.  For more information please visit www.topuniversities.com  and USA News.

2

Get Real-World Experience Solving Real-World Problems

While pursuing their area studies, students get to participate in Interactive Science and Social Project (ISSP) where, in great learning environment, students work as a team addressing real world problems with applications in chemistry and come to understand how to maintain a balance between technology, society, and human needs.

3

Research Experience Abroad

BSAC students are encouraged to participate in the Student Exchange Program by spending at least one semester oversea at institution of their choices.  To learn more about our top-notch research, visit our website here.

4

Professional Internship

It is mandatory and designed to supplement and enrich the undergraduate education. This is an opportunity for students to apply their classroom knowledge and theoretical concepts to real-world situations.

Career Opportunities

BSAC graduates can become chemists, and researchers working in laboratories both locally and internationally.  Other career paths include teaching, new product development for industries, managers in manufacturing industries, Environmental Management, etc.

Admission

Qualification of applicants

Applicant must have completed or presently be enrolled in their final year of high school, or its equivalent levels according to the condition set by Chulalongkorn University.

1. Applicants must submit all of the following three required documents in which at least 2 out of 3 score results must meet the requirements.

1.1. One of the following English Proficiency Test Scores:

TOEFL (Paper-based) ⩾ 550 or
TOEFL (Internet-based) ⩾ 79 or
IELTS ⩾ 6.0 or
SAT (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing) ⩾ 500 or
CU-TEP (Chulalongkorn University Test of English Proficiency) ⩾ 80

1.2. One of the following Mathematics Test Scores:

CU-AAT (Chulalongkorn University Academic Aptitude Test, Math Section) ⩾ 450 or
SAT (Math) ⩾ 490 or
SAT II (Subject Test) (Math Level 2) ⩾ 600

1.3. One of the following Science Proficiency Test Scores:

CU-ATS (Aptitude Test for Science of Chulalongkorn University, Chemistry) ⩾ 380 or
SAT II Subject Test (Chemistry) ⩾ 560

Applicant who meet only 2 out of the 3 requirements from item 1. must still achieve a minimum score as follows:

1) One of the following English Proficiency Test Scores:

TOEFL (Paper-based) ⩾ 500 or
TOEFL (Internet-based) ⩾ 61 or
IELTS ⩾ 5.5 or
SAT (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing) ⩾ 450 or
CU-TEP (Chulalongkorn University Test of English Proficiency) ⩾ 61

2) One of the following Mathematics Test Scores:

CU-AAT (Chulalongkorn University Academic Aptitude Test, Math Section) ⩾ 400 or
SAT (Math) ⩾ 440 or
SAT II (Subject Test) (Math Level 2) ⩾ 570

3) One of the following Science Proficiency Test Scores:

CU-ATS (Aptitude Test for Science of Chulalongkorn University, Chemistry) ⩾ 340 or
SAT II Subject Test (Chemistry) ⩾ 520

The official score report of the tests in 1.1., 1.2. and 1.3. or 1), 2) and 3) is valid only if the tests were taken no more than two years prior to the application deadline.

2. Have good behavior and be willing to comply with the rules and codes of Chulalongkorn University.

Applicants must pay the application fee in cash directly at any branch of the Siam Commercial Bank. Payment must be accompanied by the Payment Form and made within the payment period specified. After making payment, students must keep the “For Applicant” section of payment form, submit a copy of this section with the Application Form to the BSAC International Office. The receipts will be issued and given on the day of interview.

Application package

Applicants must submit the required documents with the complete application form as follows:

  1. Three recent one-inch (1″) photographs
  2. An official high school transcript
  3. Documents of qualifications according to items 1.1
  4. A letter of certification of student status from the applicant’s school (requirement for those in Grade 12)
  5. One copy of identify card or passport for foreign students the applicant’s passport
  6. Two postage pre-paid envelopes, addressed to yourself
  7. A copy of the application payment slip (For Applicant)

Incomplete application package will not be considered.

The Application Payment – 1,000 baht (US$30). Please note that, application fee is non-refundable in any circumstance.

Apply in person at

BSAC International Office,
Room 1122, 11th Floor Mahamakut Building
Faculty of Science,
Chulalongkorn University
December 21, 2020 – January 18, 2021
From 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

For further details of Admission Requirements, please visit our Admission Page here.

Contact

Department of Chemistry

Faculty of Science

Chulalongkorn University

Room 1122, 11th Floor Mahamakut Building

254 Phayathai Road, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330 Thailand

Tel
+66 2218 7712,
+668 8693 3734

Email
learnbsac@gmail.com

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