M.Sc. On Campus

Chemistry and Chemical Biology

12 months
30912 USD/year
30912 USD/year
18180 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology offers the rigorous Chemistry and Chemical Biology program of Rutgers University, leading to an M.S. (with or without research thesis) degree.


About the Program

The Ph.D. curriculum balances directed research with coursework to prepare our graduates for careers in industry and academia whereas the Chemistry and Chemical Biology program of Rutgers University is designed to serve the needs of industrial chemists seeking to broaden and enrich their knowledge-base. Regardless of degree program or area of specialization, graduate students begin with lecture courses that lay the foundation for intellectual development in their chosen area. Students then shift their focus to research projects under the direction of their research advisors, culminating with a thesis or dissertation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Modern Synthetic Organisms
  • Advanced Organic Chemistry
  • Atomic & Molecular Structures
  • Chemical Thermodynamics
  • Biophysical Chemistry
  • Advanced Inorganic Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GRE General and Subject test scores will not be required for applicants. Submission of GRE test scores, if available, is optional.
  • Applicants from countries where English is not the native language, and for whom English has not been the primary language of instruction for their undergraduate or Master's degree education, must submit satisfactory scores on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).
  • Official application materials (transcripts, GRE scores, and TOEFL scores) should be sent to the Graduate and Professional Admissions office.
  • Personal statement.
  • Official transcripts.
  • Three letters of recommendation.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    30912 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15456 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    30912 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15456 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9090 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for New Brunswick

1204 - 2963 USD /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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