The program will offer an advanced education in environmental chemistry, with in-depth knowledge of inorganic and organic environmental contaminants; their structure, function, sources and emissions, distribution, transformation and fate in the environment.
The first semester you will study theoretical, analytical and practical aspects of environmental chemistry. The second semester includes compulsery courses, for instance a course about risk assessment of environmental contaminants. The second year the education comprises eligible courses, including a master thesis project focusing on environmental chemistry.
Total course/programme fee: 280000 SEK
The programme comprises of two compulsory courses (30 higher education credits) and a degree project of at least 30 higher education credits, and additional optional courses up to 120 higher education credits.
The programme is closely related to research at the department and is designed to cover most specializations within environmental chemistry.
The programme provides knowledge and skills that form a useful foundation for both postgraduate studies and a professional career, both domestically and abroad.
General requirements for Master's programmes:
- An academic degree (i.e. a Bachelorís degree or the equivalent, at least 180 ECTS.) Stockholm University does accept applicants in their last year of Bachelor's studies. See note below: Previous university records
- Proficiency in English, which must be demonstrated in one of the following ways:
TOEFL test scores must be sent directly from Educational Testing Service (ETS), to University Admissions in Sweden (institution code: SWEDEN 3477).
Some students may be exempt from submitting formal test evidence. These are:
No work experience is required.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS we offer you the chance to receive up to £10,000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
Stockholm University, situated in the capital of Sweden, is a city University enjoying many links with today's society - both from a local and an international perspective. The University is one of the largest in Sweden with about 39,000 students and 1 800 graduate students.