Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

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Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

Auckland University of Technology
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  • 3 years


Study the Chemistry major in the Bachelor of Science and explore environmental, biological, organic, physical, inorganic, food and analytical chemistry.

Developing new products and processes, and experimenting with the make-up and behaviour of different chemicals are some of the challenges chemistry graduates get to take on. A degree in chemistry opens the door to a wide range of career options, both in and out of the laboratory.

You gain essential practical laboratory skills needed to be successful in scientific employment – here and overseas. AUT chemistry graduates have careers in pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, petrochemicals, toiletries, plastics and polymers. There are also opportunities in the food and drink industry, health and medical organisations and scientific research organisations.

Key features:

  • Develop skills relevant to a wide range of industries
  • Progressive environmental and food chemistry knowledge
  • Opportunity to complete a research project and industry placement

Admission Requirements

  • All applicants need to meet AUT’s minimum entry requirements qualification equivalent to New Zealand year 13 or University Entrance.
  • Useful New Zealand school subjects: Level 3 Chemistry, Mathematics and other science subjects

Courses Units

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More Information

IELTS (Academic) 6.0 overall with all bands 5.5 or higher; or equivalent; TOEFL iBT score of 80; Certificate in English for Academic Study (CertEAS) with B/B+ grade; GIE with B grade; CAE minimum overall score of 169; PTE minimum overall score of 50.

Career Opportunities

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