The program aim to provide necessary skills and knowledge to mastering the health related information into knowledge discovery in large health database using computation and information technology.
      The quality improvements of health related data, health information exchange/ interoperability and connection to the consumer people and the underlying factors for program in health informatics.


Objectives: M.Sc. Health Informatics Graduates should have
1. Acquire enough knowledge in health informatics principles and tools in order to properly apply into health field
2. Equip with informatics skill to use tools and technologies with norms and morality
3. Conduct project on research in order to achieve knowledge discovery in large or small health database


Admission requirements:
    1. Candidates must: hold a Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, information technology,
         health informatics, statistics, medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, nursing, public health, health science or related areas.
    2. Receive a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5
    3. Have a TOEFL score of at least 480 or
         TOEFL computer-based score of 157 or
         TOEFL internet-based score of 54 or
         IELTS score of 4.5 or
         pass the English Proficiency Examination arranged by the Faculty of Graduate Studies [MU-Test].


Plan A (Required courses 20 credits, Elective courses 6 credits, and Thematic paper 12 credits)
 Year - Semester  Course 
  PRE     PHBS 551 Fundamentals of Computer and Informatics  
  PHBS 552 Fundamentals of Medicine and Health  
  1 - 1     PHBS 640 Database System and Computer Networking in Health Informatics  
  PHBS 641 Medical Informatics and Health Care System  
  PHBS 642 Principle in Health Informatics  
  PHXX xxx (Elective course)  
  PHXX xxx (Elective course)  
  1 - 2     PHBS 602 Biostatistics B  
  PHBS 644 Research Design and Evaluation in Health Informatics  
  PHBS 626 Medical Data Records, Standards, Data Coding and Classification Systems  
  PHBS 681 Seminar in Health Informatics  
2 - 1   PHBS 698 Thesis  


Plan B (Required courses 20 credits, Elective courses 12 credits, and Thematic paper 6 credits)
 Year - Semester  Course 
  PRE     PHBS 551 Fundamentals of Computer and Informatics  
  PHBS 552 Fundamentals of Medicine and Health  
  1 - 1     PHBS 640 Database System and Computer Networking in Health Informatics  
  PHBS 641 Medical Informatics and Health Care System  
  PHBS 642 Principle of Health Informatics  
  PHXX xxx (Elective course)  
  PHXX xxx (Elective course)  
  1 - 2     PHBS 602 Biostatistics B  
  PHBS 644 Research Design and Evaluation in Health Informatics  
  PHBS 626 Medical Data Records, Standards, Data Coding and Classification Systems  
  PHBS 681 Seminar in Health Informatics  
2 - 1   PHBS 697 Thematic Paper  
  PHXX xxx (Elective course)  
  PHXX xxx (Elective course)  




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Total fee:
      395,650 bahts (11,305 dollars) for Plan A
      381,250 bahts (10,893 dollars) for Plan B
Detail of fees:
      Tuition fee : Oversea 9,000 Bahts (or 300 dollars) per credit    |    Thai 4,500 Bahts per credit
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Accommodation per month: Around 18,000 bahts (or 570 dollars)
Scholarships:
1. Scholarship of the 60th Year Supreme Reign of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej
2. M.Sc. H.I. scholarship in partially support for credit registration fee


Steps of Master Thesis / Thematic Paper Process: please click for information...



Mahidol University Faculty of Public Health Department of Biostatistics