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Chemistry and Computer Science

Master (2 years) of Chemistry and Computer Science, 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

Would you like to work with chemistry and computer science?

The master programme Chemistry + Computer Science will equip you with knowledge, skills and expertise in chemistry and computer science, as well as theoretical and practical skills to solve problems. You will learn to use your professional qualifications in complex situations.

You will acquire knowledge of organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, analytical chemistry, chemical thermodynamics, kinetics, quantum chemistry, spectroscopy, biological chemistry and physical chemical methods. You will learn techniques and theories to analyse, design and construct software systems: software engineering methods and principles, computer and system architecture, algorithms and data representation and design principles for man-machine interfaces.

The programme will provide you with the skills to identify, formalise, analyse, evaluate and solve problems within chemistry and computer science independently or in cooperation with others. You will learn to understand, develop, implement and evaluate experimental studies, simulations, reasoning, evidence or proof. You will become qualified to organise, plan and manage a software development project that is complex and requires novel solutions.

The master thesis is interdisciplinary and you have the possibility of writing an experimental 60 ECTS master thesis during 3. and 4. semester

Career Opportunities 

The programme offers you a wide range of job opportunities in:
  • Communication of corporate strategies and policies
  • Design, planning and communication of organizational and change processes in companies and organizations
  • Marketing of companies’ activities, products and services
  • Consultancies’ advisory services regarding organizational matters and communication
  • NGOs' information work and advisory services for members
This degree qualifies you for a PhD.

Facts about the programme

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


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:


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

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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