M.Sc. On Campus

Chemistry and Biochemistry

University of Windsor

18 months
15330 CAD/year
4786 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Our department at University of Windsor offers comprehensive programs of study in Chemistry and Biochemistry at the Graduate level.


M.Sc in Chemistry and Biochemistry

  • Our faculty members have active research programs in a variety of areas, including synthetic inorganic and organic chemistry, materials science, surface science, solid-state chemistry and medical biochemistry.
  • Candidates at University of Windsor must complete successfully at least three courses chosen from the available graduate offerings in the student's field or from related and cognate courses, with the approval of the Program Committee.
  • The student may be required to take additional courses, as stipulated by the student's Master's committee.
  • The Chemistry and Biochemistry Master's committee is chosen in the manner described under Master's Program Requirements. The final examination will take the form of an open seminar in the presence of the Master's committee. The examination will be open to the public.

Sample Research Areas of Interest

  • Organic and nano-materials
  • Computational chemistry
  • Supramolecular chemistry
  • Solid-state NMR
  • Polymer chemistry
  • Inorganic chemistry

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Human Physiology and Mechanisms of Diseases
  • Drugs: From Discovery to Market
  • Protein Structure and Function
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Biotechnology Entrepreneurship
  • Biotechnology Laboratory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3 (recommended)
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

In addition to the University's general requirements and stipulations for the Master's degree, the following requirements must be met by students proceeding to the M.Sc. degree.

  •  Course Work: Students must successfully complete at least three courses. Two courses must be taken from Chemistry and/or Biochemistry, and the third from a cognate area.
  • Seminars: In addition to the above course work, students must attend the regular departmental Seminar throughout their M.Sc. studies as a fulfilment of this requirement.
  • Thesis: A student must undertake original research and embody the results in a thesis. A student who fails to achieve satisfactory performance in all aspects of the program (e.g., course work, seminars, thesis work or major critique) may be required to withdraw.
  • Master's Committee and Final Examinations: The Master's committee is chosen in the manner described under Master's Program Requirements. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15330 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7665 CAD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    4786 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2393 CAD per semester during 18 months.


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