24 months
62983 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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This Applied Science (Chemistry) course at University of Tasmania provides you with the opportunity to acquire advanced current knowledge in Chemistry. In addition, you will develop a capacity for independent research and problem-solving that can lead to workplace research and/or a degree by higher research (Masters or PhD).

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At the completion of the  Applied Science (Chemistry) course at University of Tasmania  you will have:

  • acquired advanced knowledge, understanding, attitudes and skills in a range of Chemistry disciplines;
  • developed analytical and synthetic laboratory skills appropriate to various disciplines of chemical research;
  • developed advanced skills in accessing, critically evaluating and communicating the outputs of current, peer-reviewed, Chemistry literature;
  • received research training in experimental design, critical thinking and research methods that allow you to pursue a potential career in chemistry research;
  • demonstrated the ability to produce an original written research thesis;
  • developed the necessary skills to communicate your research both orally and in written form.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Organic and Inorganic Chemistry
  • Physical and Analytical Chemistry
  • Organic and Bioorganic Chemistry
  • Catalysis and Sustainable Reaction Processes
  • Structure and Materials
  • Chemistry Research Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We recommend that students living overseas should apply at least 3 months prior to semester start date and on-shore students apply no less than one month prior to semester start date.




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

The Master of Applied Science may be completed in 3 or 4 semesters depending on level of qualifications on entry, and discipline preparedness of the specific candidate.

3 Semester Prerequisites

  • A Bachelor degree in a science field with a major in Chemistry completed to a standard of achievement that is deemed acceptable by the College.

4 Semester Prerequisites

  • A Bachelor degree in a science related area, and some background (e.g. minor sequence) in Chemistry completed to a standard of achievement that is deemed acceptable by the College..
CRICOS: 033211E

Tuition Fee

  • International

    62983 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 62983 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Domestic students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place will be charged a fee based on the number of units they enrol in. 


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Applied Science (Chemistry)
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