MS in Chemistry

The University of Texas Rio Grand Valley

Brownsville, Texas, USA
MS in Chemistry
Duration1.5-2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The Department of Chemistry provides a program for graduate students to complete the Master of Science degree in chemistry to become professional chemists. The program requires students to finish 12-credit hours of chemistry core courses which must include 3-credit hours of seminar courses, and 12- credit hours of elective courses. In order to meet the total 30-credit hour requirement for graduation, students in the traditional research track need to complete 6-credit hours of thesis and chemical research, while those in the non-thesis track should take additional 6-credit hours of chemistry electives which must include CHEM 6370 Chemical Education. Students may be allowed to bring in a maximum of 6-credit graduate hours from courses other than chemistry.
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1133535 INR
Hostel & Meals610968 INR
Insurance223602 INR
Transportation87156 INR
International Student Fee10986 INR
Books and supplies90818 INR
Miscellaneous Expenses205804 INR
Residence Application Fees3662 INR
Orientation Fee5493 INR
Total1238489 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.0 GPA
  • Applicants should have a bachelor's degree with a major in Chemistry from a recognized University.
  • Undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Applicants should have:
    • 4-year bachelor;
    • 3-year bachelor + master or
    • 3-year bachelor + post-grad diploma
ExamsTOEFL: 79

IELTS: 6.5

GRE: Accepted

Additional info
  • A waiver of the GRE requirement will be granted to applicants who show proof of completing a graduate degree (master’s or doctoral).
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