Chemical Sciences

Laurentian University

18 months
25960 CAD/year
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Discover the common thread of chemistry as it exists within all sciences. Apply your knowledge to the challenges and technological innovations possible in today’s modern world, with this Chemical Sciences program at Laurentian University.


Learn and apply the fundamental science that essential in all sciences, including physics, engineering, environmental, and biomedical sciences, with this Chemical Sciences program at Laurentian University.

Choose to complete your degree through coursework and a thesis, or through coursework and a critical review essay.

Benefit from the personal advisory committee assigned to assist you throughout your degree.

Choose from many areas of interest including, analytical chemistry, biochemistry, environmental chemistry, physical and theoretical chemistry, organic chemistry, and surface modifications.


Laboratory, pharmaceuticals and biomedical diagnostic companies, environmental consultancy agencies, senior chemist in industrial setting, chief chemist for a steel manufacturer, pharmacist, project and research leader, university professor, teacher, drug controller, physician, surgeon, dentist, veterinarian, research in oceanography, computer programmer for a mining company, programmer analyst, waste disposal consultant, hospital staff radiologist, environmental monitoring and remediation, food industry, graduate studies, plastic and petrochemical industry, public service, quality assurance and quality control, research institutes.

Programme Structure

Course include:
  • Thesis
  • Critical Review Essay
  • Topics in Environmental Chemistry
  • Advanced Electrochemistry
  • Topics in Analytical Chemistry
  • Protein Chemistry
  • Biochem. of Transport Systems
  • Metallobiochemistry
  • Molecular Biology of Eukaryotes
  • Selected Topics - Biochemistry
  • Molecular Basis of Cancer
  • Molecular Evolution

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




45 alternative credits


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

For admission as either a full- or part-time graduate student, candidates must submit proof of upper second-class standing (B average) in a four-year undergraduate B.Sc. degree in Chemistry or Biochemistry or equivalent. Candidates not possessing the equivalent of a four-year degree can apply for a Qualifying Year in Chemistry and Biochemistry in order to complete the minimum program requirements by contacting the Office of Admissions. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25960 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25960 CAD per year and a duration of 18 months.

National: $2,860 per trimester


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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Updated over a year ago

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