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Dauer: 2 Jahre

Studienbeginn: 1. September (Studiengänge mit Studienbeginn Februar)

Sprache: Englisch

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• Chemistry and Education
• Chemistry and Science Communication and Society
• Chemistry and Science-Based Business Business
• Research in Chemistry

Chemistry is the central science enabling a healthy future in a sustainable society. Chemistry researchers in Leiden take a fundamental approach in finding tailored solutions for complex societal problems in human health and environmental issues.
In the Master of Science specialisations in Communication, Education or Science-Based Business Business, specific career opportunities in science-related professions can be explored.

Within the first four specialisations students have the choice of two major research areas:

• Chemical Biology
• Energy & Sustainability

The aim of each programme is to train the student as an independent scientist and to develop the necessary skills and proficiency to advance his/her career.
All specialisations are intended for students with an internationally recognised bachelor’s degree in chemistry or a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in chemistry. The Master of Science programme guarantees thorough research training founded on a profound theoretical basis. Master of Science students in Leiden work in an environment with many internationally renowned researchers and are able to operate on the international market.
All students with a Master of Science degree are admissible to a PhD programme.

Reasons to Choose Chemistry in Leiden

• The Leiden Institute of Chemistry (LIC) is highly acclaimed for the international character of its education with a young and enthusiastic research staff.
• The LIC offers tailor-made individual study programmes.
• Students become true members of internationally renowned multidisciplinary research teams.
• The Chemistry MSc programme offers ample opportunities for research projects in distinguished groups worldwide or in an industrial environment.
• The high standard of education ensures excellent job prospects in research or industry.

Career opportunities:
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