24 months
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39600 AUD/year
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About

The Master of Chemical Sciences offered at La Trobe University  gives you advanced training in key chemistry fields such as analytical, computational, medicinal, organic, inorganic and physical chemistry. Complete a research project, prepare a thesis and graduate ready for chemistry careers across a wide variety of industries.  

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Overview

Studying the Master of Chemical Sciences offered at La Trobe University   you'll learn:

Advanced chemistry

  • Complete core subjects in advanced chemistry including environmental, medicinal, organic, inorganic, polymer chemistry and more.

Chemical structure and characterisation 

  • Build on your understanding of techniques for the study of chemical compounds.
  • Receive advanced training in spectroscopic methods such as NMR and UV-visible spectroscopy, separation science and chromatography.

Scientific communication skills 

  • Understand how to make your findings coherent and intelligible through report writing and data visualisation.
  • Learn to access scientific information using scientific journals, databases and online resources.

Career Outcomes

Experts in chemical sciences are employed in a range of roles including:

  • Industrial chemist
  • Senior process engineer
  • Senior analytical chemist

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Chemistry Laboratory 
  • Chemical Structure and Characterization 
  • Scientific Communication Skills 
  • Skills in Science 
  • Molecular Nanoscience 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

La Trobe University assesses applications on a rolling basis which means you can apply for the next upcoming intake or available future intakes.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

240 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 062473J  
  • Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent).

  • Specialisation - compulsory: Chemistry
  • Applicants who hold a Bachelor degree with substantial chemistry content equivalent to second or third-year chemistry may also be considered.
  • 6.5 IELTS (Academic) with no individual band less than 6.0.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    39600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39600 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    33200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33200 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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