The application deadline for the autumn semester 2018 has expired. The following candidates can, however, make a late application until the 31st August 2018:

·  candidates with Swiss qualifications

·  candidates with foreign qualifications but under specific conditions
·   Please check the details here:


You should have an excellent background in chemistry and/or physics and posess good oral and written English skills.  For admission:

  • Submit an application consisting of a CV and a motivation letter to our institute.

Application deadlines

Please note that it is recommended to apply to the Admissions Office as early as possible
International students who need a visa for Switzerland should apply at least four months before the beginning of the semester.

In special cases the deadlines can be extended. In case of doubt, please contact the student coordinator. Further information about late admissions can be found here.

Starting dates

The program starts every year in the fall semester. Semester dates can be found here.

Questions about admission

All questions regarding the application process must be addressed to the Admissions Office.

If you have questions with regard to the suitability of your educational background, your application or the content of our master’s program, please contact the Student Coordinator.