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

Institution Aalborg University (AAU)
Campus Aalborg
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 6700 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


The Master programme in Chemistry allows you to expand your knowledge of the central disciplines, methods, theories and concepts of chemistry and to further develop your skills in analysing and creating chemical compounds.

The programme allows you to continue working with subjects such as organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, physical chemistry and theoretical chemistry. At the same time, you will train to work as a chemist and learn how to plan and execute experimental work.

In addition, you will acquire skills in oral and written presentation.You can, to a large extent, design your own programme. Thereby giving you the chance to sharpen your skills in one or more areas of the subject.s

Teaching varies between lectures, laboratory exercises and classroom instruction. In addition, there is often project work together with other students. Students are encouraged to participate in class discussions.

Career Opportunities  

Chemists are in demand all over the world. In research and analytical laboratories in the private as well as the public sector. They work as advisors in both private firms and public institutions, teach at university level or work for media. Or they use the insights from studying chemistry to start their own business.


If you wish to enroll yourself in this MSc programme you should have a Bachelor´s Degree or equivalent title in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering awarded by a recognized university or institution of higher education.The Study Board will evaluate all students before entering the programme. The evaluation includes transfer of credits from previous studies as well as possible needs for additional training.

In addition, documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level.
Read about the language requirements of Aalborg University 

Apply directly at Aalborg University with all relevant documentation.

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact the Aalborg University directly. A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.


There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland.

Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition. 

For Further Information

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

Autumn | EU/EAA applicants

Application date
Mar 01
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn | Non-EU/EAA applicants

Application date
Mar 01
Start date
Sep 01


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