The Master Chemistry program of University of Geneva is using modern laboratory techniques, students learn to synthesise new molecules which can be used in industry and other sectors. The programme also provides training in areas such as spectroscopy and computational chemistry, and provides students with the expertise required to develop methods for identifying new substances. Students also do a work placement in a chemistry laboratory and write a comprehensive final research paper.
This Master leads to a number of opportunities both in Switzerland and abroad, including:
- Government and private biomedical analysis laboratories
- Quality control and assurance
- Development of new materials
- Environmental protection
- High value-added fine chemistry
- Workplace safety and hygiene
- Cosmetics and perfumes
- Pharmaceutical and bioactive compounds
- Agro-food industry
- Inks and pigments
- Regulations and scientific patents
- Management and sales
- Academic research (doctoral, post-doctoral)
- Private sector research, development and production, etc.
- Spectroscopic methods in physical chemistry
- Inorganic chemistry III - Autumn: Bioinorganic chemistry, lanthanide and actinide chemistry
- Total synthesis
- Statistical thermodynamics
- Bioorganic chemistry
- Advanced analytical and instrumental chemistry
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesChemistry Biology View 19 other Masters in Chemistry in Switzerland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A Bachelor in Chemistry or Biochemistry, or a degree deemed equivalent upon review of the application, subject to supplementary classes and prerequisites for certain degrees.
International902 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 451 EUR per semester during 24 months.
National902 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 451 EUR per semester during 24 months.
- 500 CHF / semester
Living costs for Genève
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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