FAQ: Travel

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  • BME FAQ on Graduate Research Travel to ChinaHow much time am I required to spend in China?As a student in the joint program you must spend a minimum of one year on the PKU campus.
  • BME FAQ on Graduate Research Travel to ChinaDo I have to go to Beijing for a full year or can I do shorter trips that total one year?You, your advisor and your co-advisor can determine the best time frame for you to be in China. The program allows you to break up your time however it will be most beneficial as long as you are on the PKU campus for a minimum of one year.
  • BME FAQ on Graduate Research Travel to ChinaWhen will I travel to China?You, your advisor and your co-advisory can determine the best time frame for you to be in China. Many current program students plan to spend the third year of their Ph.D. studies in China, as most coursework is completed in Atlanta during the first two years.
  • BME FAQ on Graduate Research Travel to ChinaHow will I obtain a visa?Program administrators will assist you with this process.