Master of Science in Applied Chemistry

Master of Science in Applied Chemistry

Course information

Course title Master of Science in Applied Chemistry
Course code PMSCAPCPET9
Postnominal M.Sc. Appl. Chem.(Melit.)
Level of qualification Second Cycle
National Qualifications Framework level Level 7
Duration 6 Semesters
Mode of attendance Part-time Evening
Total ECTS credits 90
Coordinator Emmanuel Sinagra
Delivered by Faculty of Science
The programme of studies focuses on the applications of analysis and testing in an industrial environment, as well as good laboratory practices and total quality management, all with particular focus on the pharmaceutical industry.
The programme also deals with pharmacology, toxicology and pharmacognosy, and through an appreciation of the global pharmaceutical industry, gives insight into the R&D process, regulatory affairs, pharmaceutical process
technology, good scientific practice and the role of the Qualified Person (QP).

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The Course shall be open to applicants in possession of:

(a) a degree in science with chemistry as a main area of study obtained with Second Class Honours or better or

(b) a degree in pharmacy obtained with Second Class Honours or better or

(c) a degree obtained with Second Class Honours or better in an area of study that is deemed relevant by the Board.

Applicants with a degree in science with chemistry as a main area of study obtained with Third Class Honours may be admitted if they show evidence of significant experience in work relevant to the area of study of the Course obtained after their first cycle degree.

The admission requirements are applicable for courses commencing in October 2019.

For more detailed information pertaining to admission and progression requirements please refer to the bye-laws for the course available here.

UM currently hosts over 1,000 full-time international students and over 450 visiting students. The ever-increasing international students coming from various countries, in recent years, have transformed this 400-year old institution into an international campus.

Our international students generally describe Malta as a safe place, enjoying excellent weather and an all-year varied cultural programme. Malta is considered as the ideal place for students to study.

You can compare your national qualifications to the local requirements by visiting our qualifications comparability webpage.

Access more information about our admission process and English language requirements.

After you receive an offer from us, our International Office will assist you with visas, accommodation and other related issues.

Local/EU/EEA Applicants: Total Tuition Fees: Eur 16,500
Fee per semester: Eur 2,750

Non-EU/Non-EEA Applicants: Total Tuition Fees: Eur 16,500
Fee per semester: Eur 2,750
Click here to access the Programme of Study applicable from 2019/0.

Last Updated: 30 September 2019

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Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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