Masters Programs in Applied Chemistry

Compare 16 Masters Programs in Applied Chemistry

For those pursuing higher education, a master’s degree is often the next step after completing a bachelor's degree. This type of program takes between one and three years to complete, and it allows students to gain a greater understanding of their chosen subject area.

But exactly what is a Master in Applied Chemistry? This field is concerned with the scientific investigation of the composition, properties, and behavior of matter, materials, and substances. Applied chemistry students might cover subjects such as organic, inorganic, analytical, electrical, and macromolecular chemistry. While most programs provide students with a solid theoretical background, the main focus of analytical chemistry is on real-world applications. Some programs have a significant laboratory component, require students to write a thesis, or allow for real-world research opportunities.

Numerous advantages might be obtained from earning a chemistry master’s degree. Many students find that they are able to enhance their scientific skills, such as analysis, research, data collection, and problem solving. Additionally, a master’s degree can provide a strong knowledge base that may prove useful in a future career.

Students who are considering an applied chemistry degree should be aware that program costs may vary from one institution to another. Tuition, material prices, and fees depend on a range of different factors.

A Master in Applied Chemistry can provide students with many potential job opportunities. They may go on to work in the pharmaceutical, medical, resource extraction, technological, or manufacturing industries. Many graduates choose to join research labs for government agencies, universities, or private organizations. Some may also choose to continue their education, earning a doctorate and working within academia.

If you are interested in learning more about a chemistry master’s degree, let us help. All you need to do is search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Mestrado em Bioquímica

Universidade de Évora
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Portugal Évora

O Mestrado em Bioquímica tem como alvo principal preparar profissionais capazes de exercer funções no domínio da Bioquímica, aplicada ao ambiente, à produção e conservação de alimentos, ao crescimento e senescência animal, à saúde e à conservação e recuperação do património, em carreiras técnicas, académicas ou de investigação, dotando-os de capacidade para planear experiências, definir estratégias e executar protocolos em projetos inovadores de investigação técnica e científica. [+]

Masters in Applied Chemistry. APRESENTAÇÃO O Mestrado em Bioquímica tem como alvo principal preparar profissionais capazes de exercer funções no domínio da Bioquímica, aplicada ao ambiente, à produção e conservação de alimentos, ao crescimento e senescência animal, à saúde e à conservação e recuperação do património, em carreiras técnicas, académicas ou de investigação, dotando-os de capacidade para planear experiências, definir estratégias e executar protocolos em projetos inovadores de investigação técnica e científica. Os formandos deverão obter formação avançada em: Planeamento e prática laboratorial, Bioinformática, modelação e simulação molecular; Autoaprendizagem e criação do próprio emprego, bem como pesquisa de informação aplicável à elaboração de relatórios e comunicações científicas, dirigidas a especialistas em Bioquímica ou outros. Os ensinos laboratoriais especializados decorrem em linhas de ação sediadas em institutos, centros e laboratórios de investigação (ICAAM, ICT, CQE e Lab. Hércules). SAÍDAS PROFISSIONAIS Laboratórios de análises ambientais; Indústria química e bioquímica; Laboratórios de Análises agroquímicas; Industria alimentar; Laboratórios de análises clínicas; Indústria farmacêutica; Empresas de biotecnologia; Instituições de restauro e conservação do património artístico e arquitetónico; Empresas de aplicações informáticas às ciências da vida; Administração pública regional e nacional; Gabinetes de projeto e consultoria; Ensino e laboratórios de investigação. [-]

Master's Degree In Theoretical Chemistry And Computational Modeling

Jaume I University (Universitat Jaume I)
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Spain Castellón

The creation of this postgraduate program has two main objectives: a) Establish a European standard of excellence in theoretical and computational chemistry which includes knowledge of methods, applications for use and programmability. b) To promote international mobility of students theoretical and computational chemistry both at the level of master and doctoral degrees. [+]

The creation of this postgraduate program has two main objectives: a) Establish a European standard of excellence in theoretical and computational chemistry which includes knowledge of methods, applications for use and programmability. b) To promote international mobility of students theoretical and computational chemistry both at the level of master and doctoral degrees. Coordination: Vicente Moliner Ibáñez. Department of Physical and Analytical Chemistry. UJI. Coordinating university: Autonomous University of Madrid Inter with 27 European universities and 14 Spanish universities. Number of Credits: 120 ECTS credits Duration: two academic years (October 2017 / September 2019) Teaching language: English Method: face: January 2018 (intensive) - February 2018 (intensive) - September 2019 (intensive) Price: pending publication (2016: € 46.20 / credit) [-]

Master's Degree In Applied Chemistry

UAM Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Campus Full time Part time 2 semesters September 2017 Spain Madrid + 1 more

The graduate program presented aims to bring together the skills teachers at postgraduate level, available in various departments of Chemistry of our University and several institutes of the CSIC, responding to the current demand of existing studies in this field and which are not covered other postgraduates. [+]

Masters in Applied Chemistry. [Specialization in Environmental Chemistry and Methodologies of Analysis / Specialty in Molecular Chemistry and Materials Chemistry] The graduate program presented aims to bring together the skills teachers at postgraduate level, available in various departments of Chemistry of our University and several institutes of the CSIC, responding to the current demand of existing studies in this field and which are not covered other postgraduates. The fundamental objective set in the program is to expand the theoretical and practical training of students in the labor camps and most demanding research in the area of ​​chemistry and that currently are not covered by any of the masters that offered in the Community of Madrid. These fields are the Molecular Chemistry, Environment and Materials Science. Within the Master, the development of such training can be performed either a generalist and multidisciplinary way, selecting courses in various fields or in a specialized way by conducting a well-defined itinerary. Along with this general aim of completing the training of graduates, graduate prepare the student to communicate in different contexts and professional fields in the chemical sector. Students who pass the disciplines of the Master will be able to adapt to social, cultural, scientific and technological changes. Achieving the title of Master will add value to the formation of grade of a wide variety of degree (Chemistry, Environmental Science, Food Technology, etc) and facilitate the achievement of employment in companies related to the field of chemical activities. Competencies Learning skills is essential in... [-]

Master's Degree In Organic Chemistry

UAM Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Campus Full time Part time 1 semester September 2017 Spain Madrid + 1 more

The crowd and importance of the applications of organic chemistry that ensure the current welfare are sufficient to offer a Master graduate student provide specific training, whether directed his professional interest in research and industry reason. [+]

The crowd and importance of the applications of organic chemistry that ensure the current welfare are sufficient to offer a Master graduate student provide specific training, whether directed his professional interest in research and industry reason. This Interuniversity Masters in Organic Chemistry combines the teaching and research of three of the most prestigious centers of our country in this field (Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Universidad Complutense de Madrid and University of Santiago de Compostela) and the experience of other institutions and leading companies in their respective areas, so that the student, graduate, engineer or professional, get the maximum benefit from their efforts. Skills and vocational training The Master in Organic Chemistry allows students who curse: a) Complete the information and training in own fields of organic chemistry. b) To prepare him to carry out research work, development and innovation in organic chemistry, not only academically but also in industry. c) Provide training in fields of practice relating to research and other outside activity that shape it enterprise-level activities. d) Contribute to their training at a practical level, giving you the option to develop in the company or at the University, specific tasks related to the activity in each. Scientific or professional orientation of the Master is ensured by the possibility that students conduct practices in research groups at universities or public bodies associated with the master or associated companies. It should be noted that a large number of companies that have agreements with the respective universities of the consortium to... [-]

Master's Degree In Chemistry

Universidad de La Laguna
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The Master aims, on the one hand, complement the training of future chemists who have completed graduate studies or BA, and secondly, introduce them to research activity by providing knowledge, skills and services related to chemistry and linked to the new demands skills and demands of a globalized market. [+]

Masters in Applied Chemistry. The Master aims, on the one hand, complement the training of future chemists who have completed graduate studies or BA, and secondly, introduce them to research activity by providing knowledge, skills and services related to chemistry and linked to the new demands skills and demands of a globalized market. The student, after completion of the Master, possess a wealth of knowledge and experience that will facilitate their entry into the field of research or insertion into the working world. Students graduates in this Master will have access to the manufacture, presentation and defense of his doctoral thesis, in order to obtain a doctorate degree from the University of La Laguna as we have done more than sixty doctoral students in the last five years. GOALS Be proficient in the use of the main sources of information and documentation, including the management of databases and the Internet. Basic skills CB6: knowledge and understanding that provide a basis or opportunity for originality in developing and / or applying ideas, often in a research context CB7: That the students can apply their knowledge and ability to solve problems in new or unfamiliar environments within broader (or multidisciplinary) contexts related to their field of study CB8: Students are able to integrate knowledge and handle complexity, and formulate judgments based on information that was incomplete or limited, includes reflections on social and ethical responsibilities linked to the application of their knowledge and judgments CB9: Students can communicate their conclusions -and the... [-]

Master in Environmental Chemistry and Technology

University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The programme prepares experts with high level knowledge of environmental chemistry, microbiology, hydrobiology, water and atmosphere technologies, decontamination technologies and waste handling technologies. [+]

Overview The programme prepares experts with high level knowledge of environmental chemistry, microbiology, hydrobiology, water and atmosphere technologies, decontamination technologies and waste handling technologies. Interdisciplinary character of the programme supports employability of the graduates in all areas related to environmental protection and engineering. The programme provides students with comprehensive knowledge of environmental protection and engineering. The study involves areas of atmosphere, water and soil protection. The programme particularly focuses to education of experts specialized in waste production both in industrial and municipal areas. The programme also concentrates on prevention and minimization of waste production, on waste utilization and reprocessing, waste removal and assessment of environmental impacts. Important part of the programme is devoted to water technologies and air protection technologies. The programme also involves education oriented towards industrial toxicology, ecotoxicology, environmental analysis, decontamination technologies and environmentally oriented legislation. Careers The graduates can find jobs as process engineers, in research and development institutions, in design companies and in production control. They can also work as experts in administration or supervisory bodies, in rescue services and in waste handling and reprocessing plants. They can also work as secondary school teachers. The graduates are highly flexible and easily adapt to changes of external conditions. Selection of recent theses Aerobic biodegradability of products created after the ozonation of selected pharmaceutical substances [-]

Master in Engineering and Technology (focus on Chemical Technology)

University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The programme aims to prepare graduates for creative and self-reliant work in process design, development, optimization and control of chemical processes and plants in production of both basic and specialty chemicals. [+]

Masters in Applied Chemistry. Overview The programme aims to prepare graduates for creative and self-reliant work in process design, development, optimization and control of chemical processes and plants in production of both basic and specialty chemicals. The students are also prepared for continuation of their studies at the PhD level. General knowledge gained at the Bachelor degree studies is extended and deepened via compulsory courses oriented towards theoretical foundations of chemical engineering and heat and mass transport processes. Courses on process engineering, bioengineering, inorganic and organic technologies, chemical informatics, system engineering and safety engineering provide students with knowledge necessary for their engineering activities. In addition, graduates master a broad range of skills in mathematical modeling, applied mathematics, informatics and computer applications. Careers Graduates are ready to solve chemical-engineering, bioengineering and technological tasks emerging in analysis, research, design, control and redesign of technological processes in chemical, petrochemical, biotechnological, food and processing companies and enterprises. They are also prepared to gain leading positions in trade and companies merchandising chemical products. The graduates are also prepared to continue their studies at the PhD level. Selection of recent theses Experimental study of chemo-hydrodynamic effects in Hele-Shaw cells Hydrogenation amination of diethylene glycol with dimethylamine Experimental study and modelling of dynamics of enzymatic decomposition of urea [-]

Master in Engineering and Technology (focus on Chemical Engineering)

University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The programme aims to prepare graduates for creative and self-reliant work in process design, development, optimization and control of chemical processes and plants in production of both basic and specialty chemicals. The students are also prepared for continuation of their studies at the PhD level. [+]

Overview The programme aims to prepare graduates for creative and self-reliant work in process design, development, optimization and control of chemical processes and plants in production of both basic and specialty chemicals. The students are also prepared for continuation of their studies at the PhD level. General knowledge gained at the Bachelor degree studies is extended and deepened via compulsory courses oriented towards theoretical foundations of chemical engineering and heat and mass transport processes. Courses on process engineering, bioengineering, inorganic and organic technologies, chemical informatics, system engineering and safety engineering provide students with knowledge necessary for their engineering activities. In addition, graduates master a broad range of skills in mathematical modeling, applied mathematics, informatics and computer applications. Careers Graduates are ready to solve chemical-engineering, bioengineering and technological tasks emerging in analysis, research, design, control and redesign of technological processes in chemical, petrochemical, biotechnological, food and processing companies and enterprises. They are also prepared to gain leading positions in trade and companies merchandising chemical products. The graduates are also prepared to continue their studies at the PhD level. Selection of recent theses Hydrogenation amination of diethylene glycol with dimethylamine Experimental study and modelling of dynamics of enzymatic decomposition of urea Experimental study of chemo-hydrodynamic effects in Hele-Shaw cells [-]

Master in Chemistry of Materials

University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The programme has been designed to continue the education of graduates of Bachelor degree studies oriented towards materials sciences. The general knowledge gained at the Bachelor level is extended and deepened in courses focused mainly on physical chemistry of materials, materials engineering and materials technologies. [+]

Masters in Applied Chemistry. Overview The programme has been designed to continue the education of graduates of Bachelor degree studies oriented towards materials sciences. The general knowledge gained at the Bachelor level is extended and deepened in courses focused mainly on physical chemistry of materials, materials engineering and materials technologies. Students may concentrate on individual groups of material by a proper choice of optional courses. Substantial part of studies is devoted to laboratory projects aimed at further development of students' capabilities of a self-reliant solution of research, design and technological problems. Careers The graduates can hold qualified positions in materials-oriented industries and in commercial companies. They are able to work both in production plants and in research, development and design institutions. The graduates easily adapt to changing conditions. The graduates are also prepared to continue their studies at the PhD level. [-]

Master in Applied Chemistry (focus on Physical or Analytical Chemistry)

University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The programme aims to extend students' knowledge gained at the Bachelor degree studies and to prepare top level experts in fundamental chemical disciplines - inorganic, organic, macromolecular, physical and analytical chemistry. [+]

Overview The programme aims to extend students' knowledge gained at the Bachelor degree studies and to prepare top level experts in fundamental chemical disciplines - inorganic, organic, macromolecular, physical and analytical chemistry. Students gain deep theoretical knowledge of the above disciplines and also practical experience in the field of synthesis, isolation and characterization of chemical substances. The programme also aims to provide students good orientation in chemical problems in a broad context. Compulsory courses included in the programme extend general knowledge of chemistry oriented disciplines. Optional courses allow students to specialize in a particular area according to their choice. Careers The graduates can find jobs primarily in laboratories oriented either to basic or applied research or in analytical laboratories. They may also work in small-scale production of specialty chemicals or in the pharmaceutical industry. As the graduates are well informed also in a number of areas related to their branch of studies they can easily adapt for a variety of other jobs. They can work in administration and in supervisory bodies. The graduates are also prepared to continue their studies at the PhD level. Selection of recent theses Structure, dynamics and mechanical properties of DNA G-tracts Membrane interactions of proteins associated with neurodegenerative amyloid disease Optical Properties of Highly Absorbing Helquat Derivatives: Ab Initio Study [-]

Master in Applied Chemistry (focus on Inorganic, Organic or Macromolecular Chemistry)

University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The programme aims to extend students' knowledge gained at the Bachelor degree studies and to prepare top level experts in fundamental chemical disciplines - inorganic, organic, macromolecular, physical and analytical chemistry. [+]

Masters in Applied Chemistry. Overview The programme aims to extend students' knowledge gained at the Bachelor degree studies and to prepare top level experts in fundamental chemical disciplines - inorganic, organic, macromolecular, physical and analytical chemistry. Students gain deep theoretical knowledge of the above disciplines and also practical experience in the field of synthesis, isolation and characterization of chemical substances. The programme also aims to provide students good orientation in chemical problems in a broad context. Compulsory courses included in the programme extend general knowledge of chemistry oriented disciplines. Optional courses allow students to specialize in a particular area according to their choice. Careers The graduates can find jobs primarily in laboratories oriented either to basic or applied research or in analytical laboratories. They may also work in small-scale production of specialty chemicals or in the pharmaceutical industry. As the graduates are well informed also in a number of areas related to their branch of studies they can easily adapt for a variety of other jobs. They can work in administration and in supervisory bodies. The graduates are also prepared to continue their studies at the PhD level. Selection of recent theses Structure, dynamics and mechanical properties of DNA G-tracts Membrane interactions of proteins associated with neurodegenerative amyloid disease Optical Properties of Highly Absorbing Helquat Derivatives: Ab Initio Study [-]

Master's degree in Chemical Engineering

Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Campus Full time 18 months September 2017 Spain Tarragona Portugal Tomar France Bordeaux Barcelona + 5 more

This master's degree aims to reach the second level of education in chemical engineering. Graduates will have a high ability to design products and processes related to chemical engineering. They will also have a strong professional grounding because their work placement and master's theses will be conducted primarily in the chemical industry, i.e. in companies and organisations outside the university... [+]

Master's degree in Chemical Engineering This master's degree aims to take graduates beyond their bachelor’s degree and acquire a higher level of expertise in chemical engineering. Graduates will be highly trained in designing products and processes related to chemical engineering. They will also have a strong professional grounding because their work placement and master's theses will be conducted primarily in the chemical industry (i.e. in companies and organisations outside the university). Career opportunities Graduates in the Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering will be able to provide their leadership, management and entrepreneurial skills in: Industries such as petrochemicals, pharmaceuticals and food processing Engineering companies (advising on new projects) Auditing (energy, environmental, etc.) Wastewater treatment plants Public administration Service sector and commercial sector R&D laboratories and institutes (public and private) Language English Student Profile The profile of the ideal candidate is that of an engineering graduate in an industrial discipline, preferably chemical engineering, who wishes to work as a project leader. FIRST YEAR: compulsory subjects First semester Advanced Transport Phenomena Advanced Thermodynamics and Molecular Simulation Product and Process Design I (*) Management and Administration of Companies Industrial Leadership (*) Optional subjects Second semester Advanced Separation Processes Reactor Engineering Product and Process Design II (*) Advanced Control of Processes Auditing and Industrial Certification Managing Change (*) Optional subjects SECOND YEAR: compulsory subjects External Practicals* Final Master's Project* ** (**) In order to pass the Final Master's Degree Project, you must have passed all the subjects that form of the Master's degree. OPTIONAL SUBJECTS... [-]

Masters in Formulation Chemistry Engineering - IN ENGLISH

ITECH Lyon
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 France Lyon

As of 2014, ITECH now offers to French and foreign students to follow the Formulation Chemistry major in English. with scholarships to win. [+]

Masters in Applied Chemistry. ITECH LYON : European School of Formulation Chemistry A unique engineering program in English ITECH and CEPE (European Council for Paints, printing inks and art color industries) are offering the NEW European Master program for paints and inks (Engineering degree). The Formulation Chemistry major offered by ITECH Lyon covers many aspects of polymer sciences in order to produce complex combinations applied to the fields of paints, inks, adhesives, cosmetics and many other formulated products. Along with basic chemistry and physics, practical knowledge, and business and management skills, the whole makes for a degree in high demand for the paint industry, which shows promising career opportunities for young engineers. 3 year taught Master of Engineering program (100% English) 1.5 year foundation course covering general chemistry and Polymer sciences, including a 2 to 3 month summer internship 1.5 year “Dual Courses”: specialization in formulation chemistry (specific raw materials, colloïds, physico-chemistry, formulation techniques…) Formulation, applications, quality, controls. Including 9 months in total in a company Human, economic and social sciences are taught during the 3 years. Minimum 11 months practical work in a company Formulation Chemistry allows to make complex polymer combinations in order to create adhesives, inks, paints or cosmetics. Adhesives, which are always invisible yet present, don’t just limit themselves to the general public: they are indispensable in many different fields such as furnishing, medical prosthetics, bridges, airplane structures, domestic appliances... Inks are everywhere: in printing of course, but also in packaging, electronic appliances... Paints must combine... [-]

Master's Degree In Sustainable Chemistry

Jaume I University (Universitat Jaume I)
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain Castellón

The aim of the course is to get the students to be able to develop new chemical processes that are efficient and profitable economically, and are carried out in a way that respects the environment and the consumption of energy and raw materials is minimized and reduce the risks associated with the production, handling and use of chemicals needed to maintain or implement our way of life. [+]

The aim of the course is to get the students to be able to develop new chemical processes that are efficient and profitable economically, and are carried out in a way that respects the environment and the consumption of energy and raw materials is minimized and reduce the risks associated with the production, handling and use of chemicals needed to maintain or implement our way of life. The master's program concerning national, has been designed taking into account the sustainability applied in scientific and technological fields. Addresses both social perspective, as the prospect of generating highly competitive companies. Notably, the quality of teachers participating in the Master. Coordination: Santiago Luis Vicente Lafuente. Department of Inorganic and Organic Chemistry. UJI. Coordinating university: Universitat Jaume I Interuniversity with: Polytechnic University of Valencia, University of Valencia, University of Extremadura ,. Number of credits: 60 ECTS credits Duration: one academic year (October 2017 / September 2018) Mode: (October 2017 / June 2018) Language of teaching: Spanish Price: pending publication (2016: € 46.20 / credit) [-]

Master's Degree In Integrated Crop Protection

Jaume I University (Universitat Jaume I)
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 Spain Castellón

The Master of Integrated Crop Protection responds to the need for agriculture to have professionals to make decisions control of pests, diseases and weeds with economic, toxicological and environmental criteria. [+]

Masters in Applied Chemistry. The Master of Integrated Crop Protection responds to the need for agriculture to have professionals to make decisions control of pests, diseases and weeds with economic, toxicological and environmental criteria. Also, researchers are able to develop and apply new methods respectful of human health and environment monitoring are needed. For this reason, students can pursue a master professional side, basically oriented to professional practice or research branch, with emphasis on proper methods of scientific investigation. Coordination: Ramon Albajes. Department of Plant Production and Forestry Science. University of Lleida. Josep Anton Miret Jaques. Department of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Environment. UJI. Coordinating university: University of Lleida Interuniversity with: U. of Girona and U. Jaume I Number of credits: 90 ECTS credits Duration: three semesters (October 2017 / January 2019) Mode: (October 2017 / July 2018) Language of teaching: Spanish Price: pending publication (2016: € 46.20 / credit) [-]