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Chemistry, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
, NC,
The purpose of the Department of Chemistry is the advancement, interpretation, dissemination, and preservation of chemical concepts and knowledge. Chemistry itself is the science of the nature, composition, and property of material substances, as well as their transformations and interactions.

About

The principal objectives of the Department of Chemistry are (l) to instruct students in the basic principles and techniques of the various branches of chemistry, (2) to educate students and the general public in the importance of chemistry to the quality of the environment and everyday living, and (3) to engage in research and publication of new scientific information.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • organic chemistry,
  • inorganic chemistry,
  •  analytical chemistry,
  •  biochemistry, 
  •  physical chemistry.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    71

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  • Minimum required score:

    525

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • English Composition I, Microbiology, Anatomy & Physiology I and II and a Humanities course.
  • All of the prerequisite courses must be passed with a "C" grade or better.
  • GPA minimum 3.0 at college level based on a 4.0 scale.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1095 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1095 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    1095 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1095 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
  • In-State

    513 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 513 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Nashville

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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