University of Siegen

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
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The four-semester master study Chemistry programme at the University of Siegen offers in-depth scientific education with specific attention to main research topics in chemistry, such as inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, physical chemistry, analytical chemistry, materials chemistry, and macromolecular chemistry.


Study Program

A designation of the diploma of the master of chemistry to the specializations „Materials and Interfaces“, „Light and Matter“ or „Molecular Sciences“ is possible.

The consecutive master study Chemistry programme offered by the University of Siegen is designed to qualify students for a job in a chemistry oriented field or to begin in a doctoral program in chemistry. In particular, students are introduced to modern theoretical and experimental developments in the field of study in its entire breadth. They learn to develop strategies for solving complex issues and to act with scientific responsibility. Moreover, the offer of a variable specialization enables the students to put together an individual educational profile in the course of the study programme.

During the first semester, advanced theoretical and methodical skills in the core subjects and in two application-oriented fields of study are imparted. In these courses, perspectives for specialization in the respective subject are highlighted and the basis for academic development is provided. From the second semester onward, deepening of knowledge in elective modules takes place. In the fourth semester, the master‘s thesis is written in the subject of specialization.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Chemistry of Building Materials
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Physical and Theoratical Chemistry
  • Macromolecular Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor of Science or equivalent (with grade 2.5 or better).
  • If the above criteria are not met, there is the possibility to qualify on the basis of letters of recommendation and a discussion with academic experts.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

International Students are currently not charged tuiton. A semester fee of approx. EUR 260 has to be paid before in-person registration.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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