Chemistry and Biochemistry (PhD)

University of Windsor, Canada
Chemistry and Biochemistry (PhD)
Next enrollment cycle May 2024 See all cycles
First Year Fee KES 1,984,872
Course Accredited By OUCQA
2 Years On Campus Postgraduate Degree

This is a Research based Program.

Our department offers comprehensive programs of study in Chemistry and Biochemistry at the Graduate level. Our faculty members have active research programs in a variety of areas, including synthetic inorganic and organic chemistry, materials science, surface science, solid-state chemistry and medical biochemistry.

  • Candidates must complete successfully at least three courses chosen from the available graduate offerings in the student's field or from related and cognate courses, with the approval of the Program Committee.
  • The student may be required to take additional courses, as stipulated by the student's Master's committee.
  • The Master's committee is chosen in the manner described under Master's Program Requirements. The final examination will take the form of an open seminar in the presence of the Master's committee. The examination will be open to the public.

Enrollment Cycles

  • May 2024
  • September 2024
  • January 2025

Entry Requirements

Program Specific Admission Requirements

  • Deadline for Fall: July 1
  • Deadline for Winter: November 1
  • Deadline for Summer: March 1
  • 4 Year honours degree in a related field
  • Minimum TOEFL: IBT- 83
  • Minimum IELTS: 6.5
  • Minimum Pearson: 65

Additional Requirements

  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required for applicants graduating from universities outside North America


  • BIOC-8000. Protein Chemistry I
  • BIOC-8008. Special Topics in Biochemistry
  • BIOC-8020. Structural Proteomics and Its Applications
  • BIOC-8030. Integrative Biological Mass Spectrometry
  • BIOC-8203. Scattering Techniques in Biochemistry
  • BIOC-8208. Advanced Bioanalytical Topics
  • BIOC-8404. Computational Enzymology
  • BIOC-8260. Analytical Toxicology
  • BIOC-8408. Special Topics in Theoretical Chemistry
  • BIOC-8640. Advanced DNA Science
  • BIOC-8684: Cell death, diseases, and Natural Health Products


  • CHEM-8008. Directed Special Studies
  • CHEM-8208. Special Topics in Analytical Chemistry
  • CHEM-8308. Special Topics in Organic Chemistry
  • CHEM-8318. Current Topics in Organic Chemistry
  • CHEM-3310 or consent of instructor.) (2 lecture hours a week.)
  • CHEM-8320. Dyes and Pigments - Design, Synthesis, and Properties
  • CHEM-8328. Advanced Topics in Organic Chemistry
  • CHEM-8330. Synthetic Methods in Organic Chemistry
  • CHEM-8338. Advanced Topics in Organic Syntheses
  • CHEM-8350. Advanced Organic Chemistry
  • CHEM-8410. Statistical Thermodynamics
  • CHEM-8420. Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
  • CHEM-8458. Special Topics in Physical Chemistry
  • CHEM-8468. Advanced Topics in Spectroscopy
  • CHEM-8470. Advanced Quantum Chemistry
  • CHEM-8500. Organometallic Chemistry
  • CHEM-8508. Special Topics in Inorganic Chemistry
  • CHEM-8518. Selected Topics in Inorganic Chemistry
  • CHEM-8520. Free Radicals in Chemistry and Biology
  • CHEM-8528. Supramolecular Chemistry
  • CHEM-8530. X-ray Crystallography
  • CHEM-8538. Advanced Topics in Organometallic Chemistry
  • CHEM-8600. Surface Chemistry and Analysis
  • CHEM-8608. Advanced Topics in Organic Materials Chemistry
  • CHEM-8630. Self-Organization by Molecular Design
  • CHEM-8640. Organic Nanomaterials
  • CHEM-8641. Bio- and Sustainable Materials
  • CHEM-8650. Membrane Biochemistry
  • CHEM-8660. Analytical Spectroscopy of Surface
  • CHEM-8820. Introduction to Materials Chemistry
  • CHEM-8821. Materials Chemistry Laboratory
  • CHEM-8831. Research Project
  • CHEM-8832. Magnetochemistry
  • CHEM-9900. The Research Proposal
  • CHEM-8900. Seminar
  • CHEM-8970. Master's Thesis
  • CHEM-9980. Doctoral Dissertation

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