M.Sc. On Campus

Chemical Sciences

Laurentian University

18 months
21540 CAD/year
13068 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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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

Courses include:
  • Topics in Environmental Chemistry
  • Advanced Electrochemistry
  • Topics in Analytical Chemistry
  • Molecular Biology of Eukaryotes
  • Molecular Basis of Cancer
  • Advanced Medicinal Chemistry
  • Topics in Advanced Thermodynamics
  • Research Seminar in Chemistry

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.

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

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  • International

    21540 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21540 CAD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    13068 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13068 CAD per year during 18 months.
  • National: $4356 per trimester
  • International: $7180 per trimester

Living costs for Greater Sudbury

1015 - 1615 CAD /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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