Master of Science in Chemistry

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:

Applied theoretical chemistry
Organic chemistry
Structural chemistry

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Programme duration 2 years
Application deadline 1 DECEMBER: Non-EU/non-EEA applicants
1 MARCH: Norwegian/EU/EEA applicants
Nokut certification Yes
Formal prerequisites For students with a bachelor's degree from outside NTNU, the following admission requirements apply:

Bachelor in Chemistry (minimum of 80 ECTS credits chemistry courses), including basic courses in general, organic, inorganic, physical and analytical chemistry. You must have good practical skills in the chemistry lab, and sufficient knowledge of experimental methods relevant for your specialization (for example chromatography and/or spectroscopy). It's also important that you have experience with writing scientific reports. In addition, applicants must have basic knowledge in mathematics and physics. Background in statistics is recommended.

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Tuition No tuition fee.
Subject area Natural Sciences
Degree level Master
City Trondheim
Credits 120 credits
Language of teaching English