M.Sc. On Campus


University of New Brunswick

24 months
1435 CAD/module
874 CAD/module
Tuition fee
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The Chemistry program at University of New Brunswick is centered on the development and performance of an original research project, culminating in a thesis. 


The Chemistry program at University of New Brunswick has a long history and an outstanding reputation, both nationally and internationally, for accomplishments in research. Our faculty lead innovative research programmes in all key areas of modern chemistry.

We generally have about 15-20 graduate students in the program. Our graduate students have access to extensive research labs in the department – each research group have their own dedicated research space and facilities.

Career paths

Recent graduates have gone on to work in industries including pharmaceuticals, fine chemicals, materials science and chemical analysis, as well as education and academia. The broad range of research expertise provided by our faculty, coupled with excellent technical support and a collaborative environment, make our department an excellent environment for young researchers to develop their expertise and to make significant scientific contributions. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry 
  • Organic and Bio-Organic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Theoretical Chemistry
  • Computational Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

April 1 for scholarship consideration. 


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students are encouraged to contact faculty prior to applying to secure research supervision.
  • MSc applicants should hold an honours bachelor’s degree in chemistry or bio-chemistry with first or upper second division standing, minimum GPA 3.0/4.3 (70% or B).
  • PhD applicants should hold a Masters degree in chemistry or a related discipline from a recognized university. Outstanding MSc applicants may be offered admission directly to the PhD program or have the opportunity to transfer from the MSc to the PhD program without first completing the MSc.
  • Applicants are required to submit a complete application to the School of Graduate Studies, including three references, and a one-page statement describing their research interests and experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1435 CAD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1435 CAD per module during 24 months.
  • National

    874 CAD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 874 CAD per module during 24 months.

Living costs for Fredericton

1100 - 2100 CAD /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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