B.S. in Chemistry

Colorado School of Mines

Golden, Colorado, USA
B.S. in Chemistry
Duration4 Years
LevelBachelors Program
  • The program focuses its efforts on understanding the behavior and properties of matter, the reactions, and transformations that dictate chemical processes and the creation of new substances
  • Chemistry is often considered the central science, linking the physical sciences with engineering, medicine, and life sciences
  • The subject of chemistry is typically organized into more focused subdisciplines, including organic chemistry, physical chemistry, inorganic chemistry, and materials chemistry
  • The B.S. degree program in chemistry is approved by the American Chemical Society (ACS) with a more traditional chemistry track that can be tailored to optimize preparation consistent with a student’s individual career goals, offered along with specific curricular tracks emphasizing environmental chemistry or biochemistry
  • The BS curricula in chemistry are designed to:
    • Develop the ability to apply chemistry fundamentals in solving open-ended problems
    • Develop the ability to locate and use pertinent information from the chemical literature
    • Prepare students for entry to and success in professional careers, etc.
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees2914952 INR
Hostel & Meals1083952 INR
Insurance179438 INR
Transportation47606 INR
Application fee3662 INR
New Enrollment Confirmation Fee20141 INR
Books and Supplies109860 INR
Personal Allowance90012 INR
Total1534671 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicants must have passed the high school with good grades
  • Applicants must complete the standard XII years of education and sit for 10th and 12th-year board/state examinations
  • Applicants should have an overall minimum course average equivalent to a 50-59% (Second Class) or above on the Indian grading scale on any one of the following Secondary School Leaving Certificates:
    • Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC)
    • Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC)
    • Senior Secondary Certificate, Pre-University Certificate, Pre-Degree Certificate
    • Intermediate Examination
    • All India and Delhi Senior School Certificate
    • Indian School Certificate Examination
  • Applicants must have studied the following courses:
    • 4 units of English
    • 4 units of college-prep/advanced math
      (including trigonometry and/or pre-calculus)
    • 3 units of history or social studies
    • 3 units of lab science
      (one unit must be physics or chemistry, both if available)
    • 2 units of academic electives
      (such as computer science, STEM, engineering, or other college-prep classes, if available)
    • 1 unit of foreign language
ExamsTOEFL: 79
Reading-20, Listening-21, Writing-17, Speaking-21
IELTS: 6.5
no band below 6.0
PTE: 53
no communicative skills score below 50
Additional info
  • The university does not require SAT/ACT results for international students unless the applicant is planning to play an NCAA sport. However, submitting SAT/ACT results may increase the chance of admission

Documents Required:

  • Unofficial copies of the high school transcript in English
  • The transcripts must be accompanied by a certified English translation and course-by-course credential evaluation
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Personal statement (Optional)
    • The applicant may submit a personal statement essay with an application to explain special circumstances in his/her life that have affected him/her or his/her education
  • Letters of recommendation (not required for admission but can be included in support of the application for admission)
  • Proof of financial resources
  • SAT/ACT results (If applicable)
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