Organic Synthesis, 15 credits

Academic year 2022/2023

  • Autumn 2022, 100%, Campus

    Start date: 29 August 2022

    End date: 30 October 2022

    Application deadline: 19 April 2022

    Application code: UU-16007 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Uppsala

    Selection: Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)

    Registration: 28 July 2022 – 28 August 2022

Entry requirements: 120 credits with 60 credits in chemistry including 15 credits in organic chemistry. Participation in Spectroscopic Methods for Organic Chemistry, 7.5 credits, or NMR, 5 credits. Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.

Fees:

If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 36,250

Tuition fee, total: SEK 36,250

About the course

The course focuses on topics in organic chemistry related to identification of synthetic routes towards specific target molecules resembling medicinal compounds or intermediates of industrial interest, planning, conduction, evaluation, and documentation of multistep syntheses. Enantioselective synthesis involving chiral substrates and reagents. Asymmetric catalysis using organometallic reactions or enzymes.

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Contact

Department of Chemistry - BMC

Husargatan 3 752 37 Uppsala

Box 576, 75123 Uppsala

Chemistry education office

Email: kursexp@kemi.uu.se

Telephone: +46 18 471 37 10, +46 18 471 37 11