24 months
4868 USD/year
3898 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master’s Degree in Chemistry from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem introduces the methods and techniques of scientific research in a particular area of Chemistry, undertaking a novel research project under the supervision of a faculty member from the Institute of Chemistry.

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This Master’s Degree in Chemistry from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem  introduces for the first time the methods and techniques of scientific research in a particular area of Chemistry. However, students also broaden their knowledge of chemistry through a selection of taught courses and are able to tailor their curriculum to meet personal research interests.


A list of career opportunities for the M.Sc. in Chemistry is long and diverse. Graduates of this program have many opportunities to use their knowledge within a range of research sectors, including leading roles within chemical and related industries, hi-tech, healthcare, educational institutions or public services. Masters of Chemistry are in high demand in essentially all branches of the national job market. Yet, the degree should be a degree of choice for students who plan to pursue PhD studies in one of the traditional or interdisciplinary sub-areas of the field. 

Programme Structure

The Institute of chemistry offers four tracks of specialization:

  • Specialization in Organic, Inorganic, Biologic and Analytic chemistry
  • Specialization in Physical and theoretical chemistry
  • Specialization in Material chemistry and Applied nanotechnology
  • Chemistry with specialization in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology track

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be accepted to the Master's program in Chemistry at the Hebrew University, a candidate should be in possession of a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or a closely related subject. If the candidate studied at an Israeli University or College of Higher Education, the candidate will be considered with the GPA of 80 (on a 0-100 scale). Candidates having lower GPAs or holding degrees not in Chemical sciences may be admitted as Master’s Degree candidates only after formal approval by the Head of Chemistry Studies and may be required to complement studies with additional courses, depending on their background, GPA and the desired area of specialization.
  • Candidates with degrees from foreign universities are also eligible and are welcome to apply; in these cases, the degrees are first evaluated and approved as the HUJI equivalent by the HUJI Admissions Office. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4868 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4868 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    3898 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3898 USD per year during 24 months.
  • Annual tuition for all other programs – 14,042 NIS  
    • Annual tuition for Non-Israeli citizens for all other programs - 17,533 NIS 

Living costs for Jerusalem

3622 - 5916 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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