Chemistry, M.Sc. | An-Najah National University | Nablus, Palestinian Territory, Occupied
24 months
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The Chemistry program of the An-Najah National University is designed for students who wish to earn M.Sc. degree in Chemistry. This program serves as a stepping stone to jobs in industry, graduate school, professional school, teaching careers, or for those who ?would like to strengthen their chemistry knowledge.


The students in the Chemistry program of the An-Najah National University can select one of four main areas of research interest in the ‎laboratory: Analytical, Physical, Organic or Inorganic, depending on his/her ‎interest.‎

The student may choose either the Thesis Track or the Comprehensive Exam ‎Track.

Teaching and Learning

The chemistry department provides an appropriate learning and ‎educational environment for students.  Where it offers courses depending ‎on the study plan for the student. Students perform advanced studies in ‎the following subjects:  inorganic, organic, physical and analytical ‎chemistry, and do research work.‎

Halls and laboratories suitable for teaching and learning are available. ‎Other educational assistance such LCDs and computer laboratories and ‎the chemistry laboratories that are equipped with modern instruments and ‎library facilities are available.‎

To do the research work, the students often benefit from the available ‎research centers at the university, such as Semiconductor Laboratory, the ‎Center for Chemical and pharmaceutical analysis, and Center of ‎Excellence in Nanotechnology newly founded. The availability of these ‎centers, as well as research laboratories available, offer a suitable ‎environment to do distinguished research.‎

Students must develop the component skills and knowledge necessary to ‎perform complex tasks. Finally, students must learn when and how to ‎apply the skills and knowledge they learn. As instructors, it is important ‎that we develop conscious awareness of these elements of skills so as to ‎help our students learn more effectively.

Career Opportunities

After completion, the graduate will be able to find job in one of the ‎following fields:‎


  • ‎Pharmaceutical Companies
  • ‎Bulk Commodity Chemical Companies
  • Food Manufacturing Companies
  • ‎Paint, Plastics, Coatings, Etc. Companies
  • ‎Personal, Baby and Household Care Product Companies
  • ‎Petroleum Industry

Other Career Options

  • ‎Careers in Education
  • ‎Careers Related to Law
  • ‎Government Agencies

Programme Structure

Course include:
  • Application to Computer for Chemistry 
  • Advanced Instrumental analysis 
  • Instrumental Analysis Laboratory 
  • Advanced Inorganic Chemistry 
  • Chemical Applications of Group Theory 
  • Advanced Organic Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prospective applicant should have a Bachelor degree from An-Najah National University or its equivalent from a Faculty or university credited by An-Najah National University.
  • A Placement Test for the major he/she is applying to.
  • Prospective applicant should be willing to meet with the Supervising Committee for a personal interview if the Specialised Department Council recommends that.
  • Earning a competitive GPA, is a matter usually determined and computed by the Specialized Department by the following formula: An applicant’s Bachelor’s GPA counts 70% and the applicant’s results on the Skills / Placement Exam and personal interview counts 30%.
  • An original or official transcript or copy of certified from both the university from which the applicant graduated and the Palestinian ministry of higher learning.
  • A certificate of work experience, if available.
  • Two recommendation Letters from faculty members or professionals.
  • Personal photo.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Nablus

1790 - 2357 ILS /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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