12 months
835 EUR/year
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The Master in Chemistry at UNamur specialises in the fields of both the chemistry of living organisms, especially biological chemistry and medicinal chemistry, and materials chemistry, with a particular emphasis on surfaces and nanomaterials.

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  • To gain expertise in the two important branches of contemporary chemistry:

    - chemistry of living organisms - the chemical aspects of biology and pharmacology;

    - chemistry of new materials, with a particular emphasis on surfaces and micro- and nanomaterials.

  • To give a significant practical dimension to your degree – crucial to your future job prospects – while gaining a thorough knowledge of theoretical chemistry.

  • To be open to other disciplines – notably physics and biology – with a view to working in multidisciplinary research and other careers.


  • This Master allows access to the world of chemistry, in business, research or teaching.

  • You will become a multi-skilled chemist, equipped with excellent theoretical and practical knowledge.

  • You will have privileged contacts with your professors and will integrate quickly and easily into research laboratories.

  • You will study in a department which is developing research into the teaching of chemistry and which offers several ongoing training courses for teachers.

Programme Structure


The Master at UNamur develops your expertise in two branches of contemporary chemistry:

  • Chemistry of living organisms: the study of the chemical aspects of biology and pharmacology (protein engineering, drug design strategies, biochemistry of sugars, etc.).

  • Materials chemistry: focuses on new materials and particularly on surfaces and nanomaterials (electrochemistry, surface chemistry, materials microscopy and nanoscopy, etc.).

The Master 60 will provide you with a basic grounding in biological chemistry, surface chemistry and chemistry of micro- and nanomaterials, as well as in theoretical chemistry.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Application and enrolment procedure for students with a Bachelors or equivalent from outside Belgium : www.unamur.be/en/enrolment


IELTS or TOEFL needed




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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).
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

Conditions for admission

If you have a degree from an institution outside of Belgium, you will need to complete and return the admissions request form before 31 August (30 April for students from outside the European Union): www.unamur.be/en/enrolment

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    835 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 835 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

For more information about the registration fees, please visit : www.unamur.be/en/admission/registration-fees


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