Chemistry and Management - Master of Science (MSc)

The concept of Chemistry and Management is highly interdisciplinary, successfully combining the two very different disciplines of Business Management and Chemistry. The study programme is aimed at prospective students with an interest in chemical questions and challenges and a desire to follow a career outside of the classical laboratory path. An increasing interconnection of business areas like research and development or controlling and marketing has created a diverse range of employment opportunities for scientists with management expertise.

Key data

Type of programme

Master of Science (MSc)

Type of study
  • full-time
Study curriculum

Information on the study curriculum


Information for applicants

Start of programme
  • next summer semester: 01.04.2023
  • next winter semester: 01.10.2023
Language of instruction
  • German and English
  • no restriction
ECTS credit points


Standard period of study (semester)



More about the course

In addition to an in-depth theoretical and practical education in the core subjects of Chemistry, the programme offers a diverse range of courses to choose from in the manifold disciplines of Management and Economics. Fundamentals of Computer Science and an internship in a business enterprise round out the programme to deliver a modern, topical and ambitious education in Chemistry and Management.

The students acquire in-depth knowledge in the following areas:

  • economical and chemical research methods, academic work and business management know-how,
  • topical challenges in the core disciplines of Chemistry,
  • scientific and occupation-qualifying competences at the interface between science and economics.