Master in Analytical Chemistry

General

Program Description

“Analytical Chemistry” Master program

The “Analytical chemistry” master program is in the first place meant for those who already have a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry. However, those having a Bachelor's degree in Biology, Biotechnology, Material Studies or Physics, may also be admitted. The training program is focused on classical approaches and contemporary methods of Analytical Chemistry. Emphasis is placed on various kinds of chromatography.

The medium of instruction for this program is Russian.

Significance

Graduates are ready to work at research and analytical laboratories specializing in various spheres (for example, those involved in chemistry and chemical engineering, biotechnologies, foodstuff laboratories, as well as pharmaceutical, petrochemical, forensic laboratories and so on).

Skills & Competences

Graduates have basic skills and fundamental concepts of classical and contemporary analytical methods. It enables them to start working on analyzing the composition of any objects right after graduation. For this purpose, no additional retraining, or just minimal training is required.

Main subjects

  • Critical tasks of contemporary chemistry
  • Contemporary separation methods
  • Contemporary methods of analyzing bioactive substances
  • Analytical control of foodstuffs
  • Contemporary physical and chemical methods in forensic science
  • Pharmaceutical chemistry
  • Contemporary issues of chromatography
  • Sampling and sample processing
  • Optical methods in chemistry
  • Capillary electrophoresis in chemical analysis

The program completes with a master thesis defense. Students perform experiments in well-equipped University laboratories, or in the laboratories at the University partner enterprises. The whole of the 4th semester is provided for writing a master thesis.

Admission deadline

The deadline to submit the application is August 8, 2020, however, international students are strongly encouraged to apply by July 18, 2020.

Last updated October 2019

About the School

The mission of Belgorod State University (BelSU) is to solve research problems of international and national significance, to harmoniously integrate the educational, research, social and cultural func ... Read More

The mission of Belgorod State University (BelSU) is to solve research problems of international and national significance, to harmoniously integrate the educational, research, social and cultural functions of the University, to train highly qualified professionals capable of ensuring the competitiveness of Russia and Belgorod region in the global socio-economic arena, and to preserve and develop the cultural and moral legacy of the country and the region. Read less