Master of Chemistry

University of Auckland

Subject area

Chemical Sciences not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

Completed the requirements for a Bachelor of Science in a relevant subject with a minimum GPA or passed at least 60 points towards the Postgraduate Diploma in Science in Chemistry with a minimum GPA.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

MChem graduates will have developed an advanced set of research-informed knowledge, skills, and abilities in chemical sciences and the ability to apply these to new contexts in industry settings. Graduates will be well-prepared for a range of specialist employment opportunities and careers in the broad area of chemical sciences, particularly chemical analysis and materials science. The programme will prepare graduates to work across a wide range of settings including industry, consulting, and government agencies.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Chemical Sciences at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 61 62 63
Phone: (09) 373 7999
Fax: (0800) 616 264

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