Master's Degree Programme, 2 years

MSc in Chemistry

– About the Programme
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Are you interested in a degree in chemistry? By studying chemistry, you will gain fundamental insight into chemical compounds with applications ranging from medicine, catalysis and alternative energy sources. Maybe you want to understand more about global environmental issues affecting today's society or develop better systems for pollution control. Accept the challenge and join us in creating a better future.

Course Objectives
The 2-year programme in chemistry gives students academic specialization within topics such as Applied theoretical chemistry, Organic chemistry or Structural chemistry. The objective of the programme is to educate chemists who are able to work independently with chemistry at a high level.

Through lectures, laboratory work, exercises, project work, excursions, and an independent master's thesis you will gain knowledge about relevant working methods for research, industry, administration, and education. The Master's degree program in Chemistry also forms the foundation for doctoral programs in Chemistry.

The two-year Master's degree programme in chemistry provides academic specialization within the following areas:

Important: Students majoring in Environmental and Analytical Chemistry and wants to proceed this specialisation should apply for the master's programme MSc in Environmental toxicology and chemistry.


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Application Deadlines


15 APRIL: Norwegian applicants
If you are a Norwegian citizen and hold a bachelor's degree from Norway. See admission procedures.

1 MARCH: Nordic applicants
The 1 March deadline may apply if you have a bachelor's degree from a Nordic country or are a Nordic citizen. See
 admission procedures.

15 JANUARY: International applicants
The online application is now closed for international students. Next intake is August 2016, the application form will open autumn 2015.