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Dalhousie University

Department of Chemistry

Halifax, NS

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Overview

Dalhousie University / Department of Chemistry is located in Halifax, NS, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science (M Sc)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 4
Doctoral Degrees 9

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

65
Applied
26
Accepted
17
Enrolled
40%

Applying

0
Application Fee - Domestic
70
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st April 1st Yes
Winter deadline October 31st August 31st Yes
Spring deadline February 28th December 31st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards April 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

69
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.9%
Black or African American 1.45%
White or Caucasian 84%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.35%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (57%)
Female (42%)

Faculty

41
Total faculty
Full-time - 26
Part-time - 15
Male (34)
Female (7)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Analytical, inorganic, organic, physical, and theoretical chemistry
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
2,500,000

Location & Contact

Address Halifax, NS  B3H 4R2
Canada
Contact Dr. Neil Burford
Chair
Email: neil.burford@dal.ca
Phone: 902-494-3707
Fax: 902-494-1310