M.Sc. Organic Chemistry is a 2-year postgraduate course covering a sub-discipline of chemistry. The minimum eligibility for which is Bachelors degree in related discipline.
Top Institutes offering M.Sc. Organic Chemistry are:
The average tuition fee charged in India for M.Sc. Organic Chemistry course ranges around INR 2 lacs for private institutes but is as low as INR 1,000 for government institutes.
It is the scientific study of the structure, properties, composition, reactions, and arrangement (by blend or by different means) of carbon-based mixes, hydrocarbons, and their subordinates. These compounds may contain any number of other elements, including hydrogen, nitrogen, oxygen, the halogens as well as phosphorus, silicon, and sulphur.
The average annual salary offered in the country to successful postgraduates of M.Sc. Organic Chemistry course ranges between INR 25,000 and 40,000, increasing with the candidate’s experience and skillset.
Given here are the basic highlights of the course.
|Name of the course||Master of Science [M.Sc.] Organic Chemistry|
|Course Level||Post Graduation|
|Duration||2 years, full-time/Distance Learning|
|Examination Type||Semester System|
|Admission Process||Merit-based. Entrance exam in some cases|
|Average Course Fee||INR 1K to 2 Lacs|
|Average Starting Salary||INR 2 to 12 Lacs|
|Top Recruiting Institutes||Osmania University, College of Science, Punjab University, Indian Institute of Science, Patiala University, Aligarh Muslim University, Madurai Kamaraj University, etc.|
M.Sc. Organic Chemistry course aims to familiarize eligible candidates with concepts of various chemical analytical techniques, the advanced chemistry of main group elements, f-block elements, organometallic compounds, their stability and catalytic application, an introduction to nuclear chemistry.
The course study provides knowledge of aromaticity, the stereochemistry of organic compounds, pericyclic and photochemical reactions and quantum concoction portrayal of compound holding, reactivity and its applications in atomic spectroscopy and inorganic science
M.Sc. Organic Chemistry course curriculum has some advanced concepts of electrochemistry, classical, and statistical thermodynamics to enhance students knowledge.
Listed below are some of the top institutes in India offering the course.
|COLLEGE/INSTITUTE||STATE||TUITION FEES (PER YEAR) IN INR|
|LOYOLA COLLEGE, CHENNAI||CHENNAI, TAMIL NADU||5,953|
|ST. XAVIER'S COLLEGE, MUMBAI||MUMBAI, MAHARASHTRA||13,708|
|CHRIST UNIVERSITY, BANGALORE||BANGALORE, KARNATAKA||77,500|
|MADRAS CHRISTIAN COLLEGE - [MCC], CHENNAI||CHENNAI, TAMIL NADU||14,572|
|THE OXFORD COLLEGE OF SCIENCE - [TOCS], BANGALORE||BANGALORE, KARNATAKA||40,000|
|STELLA MARIS COLLEGE, CHENNAI||CHENNAI, TAMIL NADU||24,343|
|FERGUSSON COLLEGE, PUNE||PUNE, MAHARASHTRA||4,698|
|HANS RAJ COLLEGE - [HRC], NEW DELHI||NEW DELHI, DELHI NCR||12,327|
|PRESIDENCY COLLEGE, CHENNAI||CHENNAI, TAMIL NADU||925|
|MIRANDA HOUSE COLLEGE, NEW DELHI||NEW DELHI, DELHI NCR||14,170|
|MOUNT CARMEL COLLEGE - [MCC], BANGALORE||BANGALORE, KARNATAKA||42,400|
|ST. XAVIER'S COLLEGE - [SXC], KOLKATA||KOLKATA, WEST BENGAL||73,100|
|SRI VENKATESWARA COLLEGE, NEW DELHI||NEW DELHI, DELHI NCR||10,976|
|GARGI COLLEGE, NEW DELHI||NEW DELHI, DELHI NCR||7,591|
|ST JOSEPH'S COLLEGE DEVAGIRI, CALICUT||CALICUT, KERALA||4,500|
|ST FRANCIS COLLEGE FOR WOMEN, HYDERABAD||HYDERABAD, TELANGANA||4,520|
|HINDU COLLEGE, NEW DELHI||NEW DELHI, DELHI NCR||12,327|
|RAMNARAIN RUIA COLLEGE, MUMBAI||MUMBAI, MAHARASHTRA||13,960|
|ETHIRAJ COLLEGE FOR WOMEN, CHENNAI||CHENNAI, TAMIL NADU||20,000|
|ACHARYA NARENDRA DEV COLLEGE, NEW DELHI||NEW DELHI, DELHI NCR||7,486|
Candidates wishing to apply for the course need to have completed B.Sc. from a recognized university, with a minimum aggregate score of 50%.
Most institutes offering M.Sc. Organic Chemistry course admit students based on their performance in a relevant entrance test. Some of the institutes conduct their own entrance tests for offering admission. Admission process generally varies across colleges.
A few institutes also provide direct admission based on the candidate’s score at the level of graduation.
A semester- wise breakup of the course’s syllabus is given here.
|Semester I||Semester II|
|Organic Chemistry I||Organic Chemistry II|
|Inorganic Chemistry I||Inorganic Chemistry II|
|Physical Chemistry I||Physical Chemistry II|
|Organic Chemistry (Practical I)||Bio Organic Chemistry|
|Inorganic Chemistry (Practical)||Organic Chemistry (Practical II)|
|Communicative English I||Physical Chemistry (Practical)|
|Communicative English II||-|
|Semester III||Semester IV|
|Organic Spectroscopy and Synthesis||Natural Products|
|Synthetic Organic Chemistry||Pharmaceutical Chemistry|
|Reaction Mechanism AND Stereo Chemistry||Project Work.|
|Organic Chemistry (Practical III)||-|
|Organic Chemistry (Practical IV)||-|
Scientific experts are for the part utilized in pharmaceutical enterprises, foundations, examine organizations, schools and government labs. Ventures required in assembling and handling of sustenance and drink items, for example, cheddar, noodles, jams, scones and readymade nourishment things likewise utilize science graduates.
Some of the major employers for M.Sc. Organic Chemistry postgraduates are:
M.Sc. Organic Chemistry postgraduates are hired in capacities such as Deputy Manager, Professor, Research Chemist, Analytical Chemistry Associate, Chemistry Project Assistant, Research Associate, Marketing Executive, Synthetic Organic Chemist, etc.
Successful graduates of the course interested in pursuing further studies in the discipline may go for Ph.D., M.Phil., or post-doctoral studies inorganic Chemistry, the successful completion of which makes one eligible for the post of Lecturer in universities/colleges.
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Some of the popular professional avenues open to successful postgraduates of the course are listed below with the corresponding salaries offered for the respective positions.
|Job Title||Job Description||Average Annual Salary in INR|
|Deputy Manager||Deputy Managers, often also called Partner Administrators, work with the supervisor and encourage them to create, facilitate, and arrange tasks and projects. The obligations of Appointee Directors fluctuate contingent upon where they work.||3,00476 – 9,83,657|
|Research Chemists||Research Chemists make and enhance items such as beauty care products, hardware, and medicines. Such experts examine chemical concoctions found in nature, and inspect such mixtures to determine how they interact with different chemicals.||2,50,00 – 8,80,000|
|Research Associate||Research Associates arrange, sort out, and leads inquiries in logical, social, verifiable, and creative fields. As experts, they develop blueprints and explore techniques for chemical preparation and analyses.||3,95,060 - 8,30,000|