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EU code
13.3 - Chemistry
2 - Master
University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Analytical Chemistry
Master program Analytical Sciences (degree programme)
Language requirements
TOEFL. Students should have a minimum score of 550 for the paper test, 213 for the computer test or 79 for the Internet test. An official copy of the results should be sent directly by ETS (the company that administers the TOEFL) to the programme you are applying for. The TOEFL-code for the Faculty of Science of the Universiteit van Amsterdam is: 8628.
Academic requirements
Candidates should have a BSc in chemistry or a related field of study with a strong chemical component.
Max available positions
Analytical Sciences is a track of the Master's programme in Chemistry. It focuses on all aspects of chemical analysis and addresses a large range of modern analytical techniques. Moreover, the programme covers general concepts and strategies for analysis - from sampling to data treatment - and various application fields such as biochemical, environmental, industrial, pharmaceutical and forensic analysis. The University of Amsterdam and the VU University Amsterdam (VU) have joined forces in the program. Both universities have excellent international reputations, with several research groups playing leading roles in various fields of analytical chemistry. Students enrolled in the program enjoy the expertise and facilities of two universities. The 120 ECTS program comprises a series of (compulsary and elective) theoretical courses, a literature study with presentation (12 ECTS) and a research project leading to the master thesis (min. 42 ECTS). See also:
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22 months between Sep 1 2010 and Jun 30 2012
Contact person
Wim Th. Kok (
Additional information
Available field for target 1, 2, 3 applicants. Before submitting an EMECW13 application, all candidates must read and follow the instructions specified in => 'Incoming applicants' For inquiries on the Analytical Sciences program contact the coordinator: