24 months
38000 AUD/year
34092 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Designed for students with a chemistry-rich background, the Chemistry course from Flinders University builds on your existing chemistry knowledge with research and professional skills to investigate, analyse and synthesise complex information, problems, concepts and theories to solve complex problems.  

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The Chemistry course from Flinders University covers the practical and theoretical aspects of chemistry, as well as providing an understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities and an awareness of social, economic, cultural and environmental aspects of chemistry in a global community. Projects and coursework have been designed to address topical concerns in industry and society, preparing you for further enrolment in a research degree or employment in chemistry-related fields.

Your career 

Chemistry graduates may start careers as analysts, research chemists, and may be employed in the wine, pharmaceutical, paint, mining, petroleum and automotive industries. 

Potential occupations include:

  • scientist
  • graduate research officer
  • forensic chemist
  • development chemist
  • analytical chemist
  • industrial chemist
  • laboratory chemist
  • project officer
  • research scientist
  • laboratory technician
  • teacher
  • data analyst
  • system analyst

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • DNA to Genome 
  • Molecular Biotechnology 
  • Applied Spectroscopy and Electrochemistry 
  • Inorganic and Organometallic Chemistry  
  • Organic Synthesis and Mechanism 
  • Polymer Science 
  • Drug Action, Metabolism, Toxicology and Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


72 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 083454E  

  • Applicants must normally hold an approved Bachelor degree or equivalent in a related discipline to the specialisation selected. The Master of Science is not available to students who hold an Honours degree in the same discipline as the specialisation selected.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38000 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    34092 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34092 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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