University of Innsbruck


The Master’s Degree Program in Materials and Nano Sciences is an interdisciplinary programme spanning the fields of chemistry and physics with a focus on nano sciences. The students‘  focus is directed towards the areas of design and the synthesis and analysis of advanced materials. This programme is an acceptable pre-requisite for the enrolment into the PhD Programme in Chemistry and related sciences.

Please note: the language of instruction for this programme is German.


Master of Science (MSc)

4 semesters/120 ECTS-Credits

Mode of Study


Relevant bachelor's degree or equivalent, language certificates

Information on the curriculum

The right degree for me?



  • develop and analyse novel functionally graded materials (FGMs)
  • utilize structure-function relationships for a specific application
  • investigate electronic/optical/magnetic effects
  • optimise the function and operating parameters of materials
  • understand theoretical physiochemcial concepts in an interdsciplinary way
Post graduation

Post graduation

My career

My career

My career opportunities

  • employment in chemical and pharmaceutical industries and materials science industries
  • work in testing and certifcation within public institutions and departments
  • work at technical colleges, universities of applied sciences and universities
  • journalism (publishing houses, IT-journalism, managing data banks)
  • employment in the patent system (patent agent, patent offices)

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