Academic requirements for MSc in Biological Chemistry

In order to be eligible for master's programmes in Norway, you need to document a bachelor's degree of minimum three years. Depending on where you completed upper secondary education, you may be required to have more than three years of university education. Please check the GSU-list for detailed information and requirements for each country. 

A Bachelor´s degree within one of the following disciplines is required:

  • Biological Chemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemistry

The degree must include at least:

  • 90 ECTS credits in chemistry and molecular biology/biology
  • 10 ECTS credits in mathematics/statistics/calculus

The minimum GPA (grade point average) for admission to this Master’s programme is 60% or 3 on the ECTS grading scale.

How much is 10/90 ECTS credits?