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MSc (Chemistry) - CHE

OVERVIEW

The MSc programmes provide broad training opportunities across the chemical sciences. In-depth programmes of study are offered in the major chemical disciplines (Organic, Physical, Inorganic, Industrial and Analytical) such as those stated below:

Research Thrust Areas

Organic Chemistry

  • Organic Synthesis
  • Natural Products Chemistry
  • Liquid Crystals
  • Chemical Biology

Physical Chemistry

  • Nanomaterials
  • Surface Chemistry
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Molecular Modelling

Inorganic Chemistry

  • Inorganic Polymers
  • Inorganic Synthetic Chemistry
  • Coordination Chemistry
  • Organometallic Chemistry
  • Liquid Crystals
  • Polymer Chemistry
  • Heterogeneous Catalysis

Industrial Chemistry

  • Corrosion Chemistry and Coatings
  • Chemistry in Oil and Gas Industries
  • Biopolymers and Modified Biopolymers (lignin and tannin)
  • Nanomaterials
  • Catalysis

Analytical Chemistry

  • Separation chemistry
  • Wastewater/Water treatment
  • Environmental Photocatalysis
  • Mechanochemistry
  • Natural Products Chemistry
  • Environmental Electrochemistry
  • Chemically modified electrodes
  • Inorganic synthesis

Expertise available in the following School:
School of Chemical Sciences www.usm.my/chem

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS


Applicants should possess the following:

  • A Bachelor of Science in Chemistry or related degree from a recognised university; or 
  • A minimum CGPA of 2.75/4 or equivalent; or
  • A CGPA between 2.5/4- 2.75/4 and at least one year's working experience.

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS


(Applicable for International Applicants Only)

  • A minimum score of 80 in Internet- Based TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or
  • A minimum score of Band 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
  • The applicants native language is English or National language
  • Applicant graduated from institutions of higher learning which use English Language as the medium of instruction.
  • English courses offered by British Council.
  • Passed USM's Intensive English Course Level IV with minimum gred B.
  • English courses offered by selected Public / Private Universities.

DURATION

  • Full-time: Min 2 semesters / Max 6 semesters
  • Part-time: Min 4 semesters / Max 12 semesters

FEES

Malaysian (MYR)
Full Time Part Time
  • Registration Fee : 340.00
  • Tuition Fee (Semester) : 3,350.00
  • Thesis Evaluation Fee : 750.00
  • Convocation Fee : 120.00
  • Registration Fee : 340.00
  • Tuition Fee (Semester) : 2,775.00
  • Thesis Evaluation Fee: 750.00
  • Convocation Fee : 120.00

 

International (USD)
Full Time Part Time
  • Registration Fee : 227.50
  • Personal Bond : 1,575.00
  • Tuition Fee (Semester) : 1,250.00
  • Thesis Evaluation Fee: 250.00
  • Convocation Fee : 30.00
  • Registration Fee : 227.50
  • Personal Bond : 1,475.00
  • Tuition Fee (Semester) : 1,113.00
  • Thesis Evaluation Fee : 250.00
  • Convocation Fee : 30.00

** Fees are subject to change

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Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 Penang, Malaysia
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Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 Penang, Malaysia
xtel +604 653 2606 
xfax +604 653 2940 
xemel admission_ips@usm.my


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