Chemistry (joint degree UvA/VU)

The Master's programme Chemistry, a joint degree with VU University Amsterdam, provides you with a highly qualified background of theory and practice in chemistry and sufficient specialisation in a specific field. It exposes you to research at the front line of this exciting, multifaceted discipline that forms the bridge between biology at one end of the spectrum, and physics and mathematics at the other. Globally, chemistry is acknowledged as playing a key role in social and economic progress.


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Joint degree programme with VU Amsterdam

Chemistry is a joint degree programme of the University of Amsterdam and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. Courses are taught at locations of both universities. UvA and VU jointly issue a degree certificate to graduates. As a Chemistry student in Amsterdam you benefit from expertise, networks and research projects at both universities and affiliated research institutes.

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Tracks

Within the Master's programme Chemistry, every student can find an area suited to his or her individual talents and ambitions. There are several different tracks:

*Starting from September 2016, the former Chemistry Master’s tracks ‘Molecular Design, Synthesis and Catalysis' and 'Molecular Simulation and Photonics’ have been recombined into the track ‘Molecular Sciences’.


Degree programme
MSc Chemistry
Type
Regular study programme
Mode
Full-time, part-time
Credits
120 ECTS, 24 months
Language of instruction
English
Starts in
February, September
CROHO code
65012

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