Chemistry

Chemistry

Program focuses on a wide range of study and research in all of the traditional areas of analytical, biological, inorganic, organic, physical and theoretical chemistry with specialization available in atmospheric chemistry, mass spectrometry, biomolecular interactions and materials science.

Your studies will be enhanced by our world-class facilities including three research centres: the Centre for Atmospheric Chemistry, the Centre for Research in Mass Spectrometry and the Centre for Research in Biomolecular Interactions.

Note: Applicants who meet the Fall Entry early deadline will receive full consideration for scholarships and awards and teaching assistant positions. Applications may also be accepted past the final deadline.

Stream and Specializations

  • Analytical chemistry
  • Atmospheric chemistry
  • Biological chemistry
  • Inorganic chemistry
  • Mass spectrometry
  • Organic synthesis
  • Physical & theoretical chemistry

Degrees Offered


MSc


Program Length (Full-time)

(thesis) 2 year(s)


Program Component(s)

  • Thesis (full time)
  • OR Course work only (part time)


Minimum Required GPA

B


Fall Entry

  • Full-time
  • Part-time

Deadline - Fall (All Applicants)

2022-02-15

English Proficiency Requirement

Minimum TOEFL (Paper-based)550
Minimum TOEFL (Internet-based)79-80
IELTS (Academic Module)6.5
YUELIAcademic Program Level 9 with Pass
YUELI Graduate Studies Preparation Program (GSPP)Graduate with Pass
CAELOverall score of 60, no component score less than 60
Minimum CPE ScoreC1
Minimum CAE ScoreC
Duolingo115
PTE Academic60

PhD


Program Length (Full-time)

4 year(s)


Program Component(s)

  • Dissertation
  • AND Dissertation oral examination


Minimum Required GPA

B


Fall Entry

  • Full-time

Deadline - Fall (Domestic Applicants Only)

2022-02-15

English Proficiency Requirement

Minimum TOEFL (Paper-based)550
Minimum TOEFL (Internet-based)79-80
IELTS (Academic Module)6.5
YUELIAcademic Program Level 9 with Pass
YUELI Graduate Studies Preparation Program (GSPP)Graduate with Pass
CAELOverall score of 60, no component score less than 60
Minimum CPE ScoreC1
Minimum CAE ScoreC
Duolingo115
PTE Academic60

Additional Admission Requirements

Number of Recommendation(s)

  • 2 recommendation(s)

Other Requirements

  • Chemistry GRE is strongly recommended for international students
  • Later applications accepted as space and funding permit

Your Resources

Common Questions:

Depending on the graduate program, York University graduate funding can be designed to cover most of your tuition, offer employment and/or Faculty enhanced funding awards. In addition, each York University graduate student is eligible to receive up to $2000 in funding to support research/scholarly activity through the Academic Excellence Fund. Funding packages are not designed to cover the cost of rent, utilities, transportation, or food.
Absolutely. Please indicate in your statement of interest you are not seeking a funding package. To note, you will be responsible for not only funding the cost of your degree, but also the cost of living in the Greater Toronto Area for the length of your degree.
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Common questions about Graduate Admissions

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