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Pre-Master’s programme

Chemistry

Generally, candidates with a Bachelor's degree from a (Dutch) university of applied sciences (HBO) can be admitted to the MSc Chemistry only after completion of a pre-Master's programme .

This pre-Master's programme of max. 30 EC is offered in the first semester. After successfully completion, admission to the MSc Chemistry will be granted by 1 February.

The Examination Board decides on the content of the pre-Master's programme for a candidate. The standard programme (30 EC) for all tracks is shown in the table below. 

Course

Period*

EC

Chemical Bonding

1

6

Mathematics

1-2

6

Organic Structure and Reactivity

1

3

Inorganic Structure and Reactivity

2 3

Molecular Analytics

1-3

6

Thermodynamics

2

6

*: Period 1: Sept-Oct; Period 2: Nov-Dec; Period 3: Jan.

Contact

For more information on this pre-Master's programme you can contact:

premaster-chemistry@uva.nl

Facts & Figures
Mode Full-time
Language of instruction English
Conditions for admission Preliminary training necessary
Starts in September