Master of Science in Chemistry

General

Program Description

This degree provides an excellent basis for those wishing to pursue Ph.D. studies, or for those aiming for work in the biotechnology, chemical, food or pharmaceutical industries. The degree program commences with a 10-week introductory course on research methodology, which is followed by four or five ten-week blocks where you have the choice of studying subjects such as bioanalytical chemistry and food analysis, biophysical chemistry, bioorganic chemistry, biotechnology, environmental chemistry, and nanoscience. The degree program is completed with either a 30 or 20-week research project run within one of the research groups in Kalmar.

A Master's Degree in Chemistry paves the way for a career in research or industry. We provide individually tailored degree programs that include extensive experience working in research laboratories and with state-of-the-art equipment. Many previous graduates have been successful in competing for Ph.D. studentships at universities around the globe, and others have entered into successful careers in the industry.

Alternative selection: The selection of students who have applied is based on academic excellence and individual assessment.

Entry Requirements

General entry requirements for second-cycle studies and specific entry requirements:

  • 90 credits in Chemistry or the equivalent.
  • English B/6 or the equivalent.

Selections

Alternative selection: The selection of students who have applied is based on academic excellence and individual assessment.

Syllabus

Click here for the 1-year program syllabus.

Click here for the 2-year program syllabus.

Degree

Master of Science (60 credits/120 credits). The main field of study: Chemistry

Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

Linnaeus University is a modern, international university named after Carl Linnaeus – a world-renowned Swedish scientist who was born in the Småland region where the university is located.

Linnaeus University is a modern, international university named after Carl Linnaeus – a world-renowned Swedish scientist who was born in the Småland region where the university is located. Read less
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