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Programmes

Chemistry and Molecular Biology

Master (2 years) of Chemistry and Molecular Biology, 120 ECTS
Mathematics, natural- and computer science

Institution Roskilde University (RUC)
Campus Roskilde
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 9000 EUR
Website https://ruc.dk/en/chemistry-molecular-biology-int

Would you like to work in the area of chemistry and molecular biology?

The master programme Chemistry + Molecular Biology will provide you with knowledge, skills and expertise in chemistry and molecular biology, as well as theoretical and practical skills to solve problems. You will learn to use your professional qualifications in complex situations.

You will learn about organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, analytical chemistry, chemical thermodynamics, kinetics, quantum chemistry, spectroscopy, biological chemistry and physical chemical methods. You will learn about cell biology and physiology, molecular genetics, biochemistry, genetic and protein engineering and bio-informatics.

The programme will provide you with the skills to identify, formalise, analyse, evaluate and solve problems within chemistry and molecular biology independently or in cooperation with others. You will be trained to identify and define problem issues within the subjects and to develop testable hypotheses on a scientific basis, and also to select, implement and evaluate experimental studies or simulations.

You finish the programme by writing an interdisciplinary master thesis and you have the possibility to write it as an experimental 60 ECTS master thesis during 3. and 4. semester.

Career Opportunities 

The programme offers you a wide range of job opportunities in:
  • Public or private research and control laboratories
  • The healthcare sector
  • The pharmaceutical and biotech industry
  • The chemical industry
  • The education sector
  • Consultancies with a focus on the chemical or biotech industry
The master degree qualifies graduates to start on a PhD programme.

Facts about the programme

Degree: Master of Science (MSc) in Chemistry and Molecular Biology
Language of tuition: English

Admission

Get an overview of the admission requirements that you must fulfil in order to be considered for admission as a master's student:
At RUC, you can also enrol as a guest student or as an exchange student:

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

For Further Information

How to contact RUC

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en

You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in Guide to diploma recognition


About the Educational System in general visit the section The Danish Higher Education System



Application date
Mar 01
Start date
Sep 01

Application date
Sep 01
Start date
Feb 01

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