Master in Industrial Chemistry and Introduction to Chemical Research

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Program Description

Master in Industrial Chemistry and Introduction to Chemical Research

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

The Master's degree will allow students to acquire a vision of Chemistry from the perspective of the industrial and research sectors, with in-depth knowledge in the fields of Advanced Materials and Biosciences. Master's students will spend six months in an industrial or research laboratory.

Those interested in enrolling in this master's degree can apply for one of the grants offered by the Catalunya-La Pedrera Foundation for graduates enrolling in master's degrees. A total of 5,000 Euros is offered in one enrolment aid for this master's degree. To apply you must have an excellent student record, a Spanish passport and you must enrol in the course full-time.

Career options

  • Professionals in chemical and pharmaceutical companies
  • Researchers in investigation institutions
  • Teachers in academic institutions

Teaching timetable

Onsite classes for UAB official master's degrees usually take place in the afternoons, from 15.00 onwards, Monday to Friday. Depending on the semester, there may be classes every day or only some days of the week. As far as possible they are scheduled on two or three days a week.


Access to this master's degree is open to holders of an official bachelor's degree from a Spanish university or from another higher education institution within or outside the European Higher Education Area, provided this gives access to postgraduate studies in the country of issue.

Admission requirements

To be admitted to the Master's degree you must hold an official university qualification valid for admission to Master's degree courses in the country in which it was obtained.

Selection criteria

In the case of there being more applicants than places available, the following criteria will be applied:

  • Academic transcript: 60%
  • Curriculum vitae: 20%
  • Interview and/or cover letter: 20%
This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated November 30, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
1 year
Full time
66 EUR
Start date Sept. 2017
Spain Barcelona
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 1 year
Price 66 EUR
per credit (non-EU citizens who do not hold a Spanish residence permit).