Masters Programs in Applied Chemistry

Compare 15 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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Master's Degree In Biochemistry

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

The Master in Biochemistry has as main aim to prepare professionals able to perform duties in the field of biochemistry, applied to the environment, production and food preservation, growth and feed senescence, health and the conservation and recovery of assets in technical careers, academic or research, giving them the ability to plan experiences, define strategies and implement protocols on innovative projects of technical and scientific research. [+]

Masters in Applied Chemistry. PRESENTATION The MSc in Biochemistry its main aim to prepare professionals able to perform duties in the field of biochemistry, applied to the environment, production and food preservation, growth and feed senescence, health and the conservation and recovery of assets in technical careers, academic or research , giving them the ability to plan experiences, define strategies and implement protocols on innovative projects of technical and scientific research. Students must obtain advanced training in: Planning and laboratory practice, Bioinformatics, molecular modeling and simulation; Self-learning and self-employment, as well as information research applicable to the preparation of reports and scientific papers, addressed to specialists in biochemistry or others. Specialized laboratory teachings based on stem lines of action in institutes, research centers and laboratories (ICAAM, ICT, EQC and Lab. Hercules). Careers Environmental analysis laboratories; chemical and biochemical industry; Analysis Laboratories agrochemical; Food industry; Clinical laboratories; Pharmaceutical industry; biotechnology companies; restoration of institutions and conservation of the artistic and architectural heritage; computer applications to life sciences companies; regional and national government; design engineering and consulting; Teaching and research laboratories. [-]

Master's Degree In Chemical Research And Industrial Chemistry

Universidade da Coruña
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain A Coruña

This Master's degree includes a research orientation (five specialties) and a professional orientation, with a duration of one year (60 ECTS). Its objective is to provide its students with the knowledge to obtain a solid base in advanced chemistry and in instrumental chemical and biological techniques that allow them to orient themselves towards research or towards professionalization in relevant topics of chemical science and technology. [+]

Introduction The Master's Degree in Chemical and Industrial Chemistry Research Has an interuniversity character and is taught by the universities of Santiago de Compostela (USC, coordinator), A Coruña (UDC) and Vigo (UVI), with the collaboration of the Official College of Chemistry of Galicia. This Master's degree includes a research orientation (five specialties) and a professional orientation, with a duration of one year (60 ECTS). Its objective is to provide its students with the knowledge to obtain a solid base in advanced chemistry and in instrumental chemical and biological techniques that allow them to orient themselves towards research or towards professionalization in relevant topics of chemical science and technology. Why study the degree This master's degree, taught by the universities of Santiago de Compostela, Vigo and A Coruña, aims to: To train professionals capable of competing in such dynamic areas as the chemical, pharmaceutical, biomedical, production of new materials, agri-food, environmental control and study, quality control and analysis, phytosanitary and bio-sanitary and renewable energies. Provide advanced specialized training, mainly in instrumental techniques, that is useful to be able to advantageously opt for jobs in the public and private sectors. To be an instrument of continuous training of professionals of the different fields of Chemistry. Provide an advanced theoretical and experimental training, which allows them to access the doctoral thesis in Analytical Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry or Organic Chemistry. What is learned This Master's degree includes a research orientation and a professional orientation, with a duration of one year (60 ECTS).... [-]

Master’s Degree in Chemistry

McGovern Education Group
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Oklahoma City

The Master of Science degree in Chemistry prepares students for careers as professional chemists and serves as a foundation for careers in other fields such as biology and medicine. [+]

Masters in Applied Chemistry. The Master of Science degree in Chemistry prepares students for careers as professional chemists and serves as a foundation for careers in other fields such as biology and medicine. The curriculum offers a thorough fundamental knowledge of the major fields of chemistry, covering the general areas of inorganic, organic, and physical chemistry, plus many more specialized courses including analytical, nuclear, and biophysical chemistry and chemical biology. Students gain laboratory experience in inorganic and organic synthesis, analytical methods, physical chemical measurements, spectroscopy, biochemical engineering, and chemical methods in nuclear technology. Tuition for a Master of Science in Chemistry degree starts at $24,000 USD per academic year, although international scholarships are available for highly qualified applicants. Questions? Would you like to speak with an American counselor about this degree program? We’re a team of American counselors who are trained to help international students find the ideal degree program at a respected American university at a tuition price you can afford. Did you know there are more than 4,000 colleges and universities in the United States? We partner with hundreds of safe, affordable, and respected American universities that offer ranked programs, international scholarships, and provide job placement services for graduates. We can fast track your application at hundreds of partner US universities. Our American counselors are waiting to provide unlimited one-on-one assistance at no cost. FREE degree program counseling FREE university selection counseling FREE application review FREE application essay support FREE visa interview training FREE unlimited email and video... [-]

MPhil in Chemistry

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2017 Hong Kong

The MPhil program is a research-based degree consisting of approved coursework and an original research thesis. It is designed with flexibility in order that students may tailor course selections according to their needs and interests in the field of Chemistry. Submission and successful defense of a thesis based on original research are required to obtain the degree. [+]

Chemistry as a discipline is growing and changing rapidly. The traditional divisions of Chemistry into analytical, inorganic, organic and physical chemistry no longer reflect the dynamic and multidisciplinary nature of the field. Chemistry is, in fact, the "central science", having relevance in areas such as molecular biology, molecular physics, materials science, molecular engineering, biotechnology, environmental science and drug design. As a postgraduate student in the Department of Chemistry at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, you will have the chance to study in programs that reflect the current, central, position of Chemistry and you will learn from diverse, innovative faculty at the forefront of their fields of research. Our mission is to offer research and instructional opportunities in the emerging areas of Chemistry while maintaining a program rooted in the basics of the discipline. Postgraduate programs emphasize training in original research focusing on fundamental, interdisciplinary and applied areas. Complementing our formal degree programs is an active seminar program allowing students to meet prominent and international scientists who are pioneering the creation of new chemical knowledge. The MPhil program is a research-based degree consisting of approved coursework and an original research thesis. It is designed with flexibility in order that students may tailor course selections according to their needs and interests in the field of Chemistry. Submission and successful defense of a thesis based on original research are required to obtain the degree. Research Foci Research and development within the Department focuses on five main areas: Synthetic Chemistry: Synthetic... [-]

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. [+]

Masters in Applied Chemistry. 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) [-]

University/Inter-university 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) [-]

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 [-]