Chemistry, 2015-2016

The Leiden Institute of Chemistry organises two MSc programs: MSc Chemistry and MSc Life Science & Technology and participates in four Graduate Schools

  • Graduate Program “Solar Fuels Catalysis”, NIOK
  • Netherlands Research School of Chemical Biology, NRSCB
  • Graduate Program “Sustainability: the Molecular Approach”, HRSMC
  • Netherlands’ MAgnetic Resonance Research School NMARRS

The Master’s programme of Chemistry consists of the following specialisations:

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

Details about their Programme’s and Organisation can be found at:
MSc Programmes at the Leiden Institute of Chemistry

For our program and schedules visit
MSc Courses at the Leiden Institute of Chemistry

MSc schedule Chemistry and Life Science and Technology

The print ready version of the studyguide can be found here
MSc Chemistry Study Guide

Research Area Energy & Sustainability

The research area Energy & Sustainability offers seven core courses, two courses are compulsory:
Modern Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy. Two courses are offered every second year. A student must choose four core courses.

Specialisation Specific Courses

Research area Chemical Biology

The research area Chemical Biology offers eight core courses. Students select at least four core courses.

Elective courses

Students may chose core courses from the MSc Chemistry and MSc Life Science and Technology as elective courses.