International Master

"Catalysis, Molecules and Green Chemistry"


2008 : Robert Grubbs' promotion ; 2005 Nobel Laureate

Diploma ceremony July 17, 2008


The opened door to Europe, The excellence in Research
(24 months inclusive of master's thesis)

The International Master of Science in Catalysis and Molecular Chemistry is a postgraduate course in English for students in chemistry and related fields. The program offers education and research training in Fine Chemistry, Organometallics and Catalysis, Molecular and Polymer Materials, Nanochemistry, Industrial Chemistry, Green Chemistry and Sustainable development. It provides the necessary skills for understanding recent and future developments of modern, multidisciplinary chemistry at the industrial and academic level. This 2-year national diploma (French Ministry of National Education) is delivered by the University of Rennes 1. Joint-agreement between the University of Rennes 1 and the home University can be arranged.

The inclusion of intensive French and technical English languages, European geo-economics in the curriculum will strengthen the student's professional future and will prepare the student for leadership roles in industry. Unique opportunities for training and mobility within the European Community (EC) are given by the active participation of University of Rennes 1 in several networks with European universities. Every student will benefit from a personal tutorial assistance for a rapid, effective integration in the course and immersion in the French society.

Institute of Chemistry
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