Build the Basics Program

Build the Basics Program

The BUILD THE BASICS program will focus on language teaching, with several hours of tuition each day provided by the Department of Languages for Specific Purposes. In addition, Build The Basics program students will participate as project students in the 1st year Ph.D students’ projects. They are also allowed to participate in the courses for the 1st year Ph.D. students. At the end of the year, an English language exam and a scientific report are required from the students. Those who complete the program and pass the exam will be automatically admitted to the EXPERT or Ph.D. program.


  • Those having a University diploma (in a bicyclical higher education Master - MSc degree), and by students who have enrolled in the final year of a Masters degree at medical, dental, pharmaceutical or other faculties expecting to acquire a MSc diploma no more than six month later.


  • Participants will be able to understand the concept of the healthcare delivery science as part of the translational medicine cycle
  • At the end of the training, participants will learn the main points of setting up a patient registry, initiating a clinical trial, or conducting a comprehensive systematic review with meta-analysis.
  • Critically appraise clinical research studies using a systematic approach.
  • Define the basic knowledges and skills required in translational research.
  • Grow the professional international network of translational researchers.
  • PhD degree with high level scientific achievements
  • In addition, participants will gain presentation skills, debating skills, language skills, and organizational skills.

More information about the programme can be found here.