The student shall develop their knowledge of Chemistry, develop their ability to apply the knowledge acquired during their studies, and train in independently conducting and presenting a major assignment. The assignment should be of a research-like nature. The student is to actively take part in the planning of the project, independently complete the assignment, document and present the results both verbally and in writing. The written report is to contain a popular scientific summary which shall also address relevant societal and ethical aspects. The course also includes the critical examination and opposition of a degree project at second-cycle level.
Master´s Degree Thesis in Chemistry, 60 Credits, 60 credits
Autumn Term 2021
30 August 2021
5 June 2022
English (upon request)
Type of studies
The four foundation courses in the master's program in chemistry; Biophysical-Chemical Concepts (5KE145), Advanced Experimental Tools in Chemistry (5KE144), Chemometrics (5KE053) Computational Chemistry (5KE151) or equivalent. English A / 5 or equivalent.
Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.
Please note: This application round is intended only for applicants within the EU/EEA and Switzerland.
Online application service in Swedish will open 15 March 2021 at 13:00 CET.
Application deadline is
15 April 2021. How to apply
Application and tuition fees
As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.