Applied Chemistry, M.Sc. | Khalifa University | Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
24 months
1279 EUR/credit 23022 EUR/year
1279 EUR/credit 23022 EUR/year
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The Applied Chemistry MSc program from Khalifa University is awarded to candidates who successfully complete the academic courses and research thesis requirements of the program. The program is intended for candidates with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry or other related specialization.


The Applied Chemistry MSc program from Khalifa University typical length is four semesters, with the first three semesters requiring the completion of a combination of course work and thesis work, and the final semester only requiring thesis work and writing. The program is designed to give candidates an opportunity to enhance their knowledge of chemistry and develop research expertise and skills in instrumentation and methodology that will prepare them for careers in applied chemistry or to pursue a doctorate degree.

Program Objectives

  • Provide a pool of highly trained professionals who can utilize their acquired knowledge in applied chemistry and skills in instrumentation and methods to contribute to the technical and research expertise of their employer;
  • Prepare graduates with outstanding educational skills and knowledge in applied chemistry and related areas to further their career aspirations;
  • Prepare students with effective communication and teamwork skills in areas related to applied chemistry to function successfully in their careers;
  • Provide students with sufficient expertise in applied chemistry to design and develop innovative solutions to complex scientific problems in the oil and gas industry;
  • Provide students with a quality education in applied chemistry in an academic environment committed to excellence and innovation that fosters leadership, professionalism and life-long learning and successful careers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Organic Chemistry & Instrumental Analysis
  • Petroleum Production & Process Chemistry
  • Corrosion Science & Advanced Physical Chemistry
  • Polymers & Nanomaterials Chemistry
  • Computational Chemistry
  • Applied Inorganic Chemistry
  • Advanced Industrial Catalysis
  • Advanced Organometallics & Applications

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
150 (quantitative)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completion of a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline with a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.0 out of 4.0, or equivalent (e.g. an upper second-class honors in a UK-style degree, from a reputable accredited institution).
  • A minimum quantitative score of 150 in the general Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required. Applicants for all programs should attempt all three sections of the GRE.
  • A minimum level of English proficiency
  • A minimum of two referee recommendations (provided via online form)
  • Statement of purpose (500-1,000 words)
  • Admission interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23022 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1279 EUR per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    23022 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1279 EUR per credit during 24 months.

AED 5,000 per credit hour

Living costs for Abu Dhabi

5000 - 8600 AED /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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