Ph.D. On Campus


University of Miami

48 months
2170 USD/credit 32550 USD/year
2170 USD/credit 32550 USD/year
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As one of the core sciences, Chemistry has always been of the utmost importance in inventing new technology and ensuring that our nation remains at the forefront of scientific advances in energy, medicine, agriculture, environmental issues, and nanotechnology. The Chemistry program is offered at University of Miami .


The Ph.D. program in Chemistry at the University of Miami is committed to interdisciplinary interactions with research partners in all scientific and technological areas, thereby enriching the educational opportunities of the graduate students in the Department of Chemistry. 


We strive to deliver a high quality classroom-based instructional experience to provide our students with a broad knowledge base in the field, and, at the same time, allow for specialization in select topics to advance student understanding.

 By combining this instructional effort with a cutting-edge research program, our mission is to provide chemistry graduate students with a modern educational experience for future careers in all areas of the field, including academic, governmental, and industrial positions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Chemistry Seminar
  • Research
  • Problems in Research Planning
  • Doctoral Dissertation
  • Post-candidacy Dissertation
  • Doctoral Dissertation Seminar

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of purpose.
  • Original academic transcripts (by mail, posted to the Director of Graduate Studies)
  • GRE general test scores 
  • Applicants must rank in the 65% percentile or higher in the Quantitative Reasoning test. There is no minimal score requirement for the other parts of the GRE.
  • Students from non-English speaking countries must send either TOEFL or IELTS scores.
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • For international students: this form for financial responsibility (required by the US government)
  • Optional: For Ph.D. applications, this form to apply for an assistantship.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32550 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2170 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    32550 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2170 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Miami

1508 - 2603 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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