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Instrumental Chemical Analysis, M.ICA

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #1148 (BCR) Oshawa, Canada
The Instrumental Chemical Analysis programme offered by the Trent University provides the theoretical understanding of how modern instruments work and the skills to operate them in this one-of-a-kind program.

About

At Trent University, you will gain depth as well as breadth in the area of instrumental chemical analysis, preparing you for the workplace. Gain extensive theoretical knowledge, hands-on experience, and problem-solving skills with modern instrumentation and meet the needs of employers.

The Instrumental Chemical Analysis programme offered by the Trent University was created in response to the shortage of individuals with an appropriate mix of theoretical and practical knowledge in chemical analysis. 

Home to the world-renowned Water Quality Centre, Trent has a remarkable array of analytical equipment, primarily mass spectrometers, and associated sample preparation and sample introduction devices, and is perfectly positioned to offer these programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Mass Spectrometry
  • Principles of Chromatography
  • Quality Assurance and Good Laboratory Practice
  • Quality Control and Data Manipulation
  • Instrument Maintenance and Repair

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Duration description

      Graduate Diploma is 8 months to complete

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    93

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  • Minimum required score:

    580

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General Requirements

  • Students admitted to either the M.ICA degree or the Graduate Diploma will hold a B.Sc. honours degree (a four year undergraduate bachelor's degree) in a relevant science, including biology, chemistry, environmental science, physics or health science
  • Minimum B+ (77%) or equivalent in the work of the last four semesters or the last two undergraduate years (last ten full credits)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25165 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25165 CAD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    12539 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12539 CAD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Oshawa

  • 1100 - 1700 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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