Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University

Analytical Chemist

Analytical Chemists study the behaviour of substances under various conditions and are able to work in a variety of industries including pharmaceuticals, forensics and toxicology. They are involved in quality or process control and product formulation and use a diverse range of methods to investigate the chemical nature of substances.


Available Qualifications:

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR CURRENT GRADE 12 LEARNERS

  • Admission Points Score of 34.
  • Minimum NSC requirements for diploma entry must be met.
  • English, Afrikaans or isiXhosa (home language or first additional language) on at least level 3 (40-49%).
  • NSC achievement rating of at least 4 (50-59%) for Mathematics.
  • NSC achievement rating of at least 4 (50-59%) for Physical Sciences.
  • Applicants with an Admission Points Score between 24 and 33 may be referred to write the Access Assessment Battery before a decision is made on whether to admit the applicant to the course.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICANTS WHO MATRICULATED PRIOR TO 2008

  • Senior Certificate or equivalent qualification with Mathematics and Physical Science (minimum SG=D) and English (minimum HG=D).
  • Learners must score at least 28 points on the university’s SPS rating scale.
  • Applicants who do not meet the requirements for direct admission, and who have an SPS of 18 or higher, may be referred to write the Access Assessment Battery before a decision is made on whether or not to admit the applicant to the course.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR CURRENT GRADE 12 LEARNERS

  • Minimum statutory NSC requirements for degree entry must be met or equivalent school-leaving certificate. In exceptional cases candidates who do not meet the statutory requirements for admission to a Bachelors degree, but perform very well in the NMMU access assessment battery will be considered for Senate’s discretion admission.
  • English, Afrikaans or isiXhosa (home language or first additional language) on at least level 3 (40-49%).
  • NSC achievement rating of at least 4 (50–59%) for Mathematics.
  • NSC achievement rating of at least 2 (30-39%) for Physical Sciences.
  • Applicants with an Admission Points Score between 30 and 39 may be referred to write the Access Assessment Battery before a decision is made on whether or not to admit the applicant to the course.
  • Candidates must perform satisfactorily in the NMMU Access Assessment Battery.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICANTS WHO MATRICULATED PRIOR TO 2008

  • Matriculation exemption/endorsement. Maths and Physical Science minimum SG=E.
  • Applicants with an SPS of 18 or higher, may be referred to write the Access Assessment Battery before a decision is made on whether or not to admit the applicant to the course.
  • Candidates must perform satisfactorily in the NMMU Access Assessment Battery.

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Entrance requirements for the B Tech Chemistry degree qualification are as follows:

National Diploma: Analytical Chemistry or an equivalent qualification.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Entrance requirements for the B Tech Chemistry degree qualification are as follows:

National Diploma: Analytical Chemistry or an equivalent qualification.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR CURRENT GRADE 12 LEARNERS:

  • Admission Points Score of 40.
  • Minimum statutory NSC requirements for degree entry must be met.
  • English, Afrikaans or isiXhosa (home language or first additional language) on at least level 3 (40-49%).
  • NSC achievement rating of at least 5 (60-69%) for Mathematics.
  • Applicants with an Admission Points Score between 30 and 39 may be referred to write the Access Assessment Battery before a decision is made on whether or not to admit the applicant to the course.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICANTS WHO MATRICULATED PRIOR TO 2008

  • Learners must score at least 34 points on the university’s SPS rating scale.
  • Matriculation exemption/endorsement. Maths minimum HG=E or SG=C.
  • Applicants who do not meet the requirements for direct admission, and who have an SPS of 18 or higher, may be referred to write the Access Assessment Battery before a decision is made on whether or not to admit the applicant to the course.

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR CURRENT GRADE 12 LEARNERS

  • Admission Points Score of 40.
  • Minimum statutory NSC requirements for degree entry must be met.
  • English, Afrikaans or isiXhosa (home language or first additional language) on at least level 3 (40-49%).
  • NSC achievement rating of at least 5 (60-69%) for Mathematics.
  • Applicants with an Admission Points Score between 30 and 39 may be referred to write the Access Assessment Battery before a decision is made on whether or not to admit the applicant to the course.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICANTS WHO MATRICULATED PRIOR TO 2008

  • Learners must score at least 34 points on the university’s SPS rating scale.
  • Matriculation exemption/endorsement. Maths minimum HG=E or SG=C.
  • Applicants who do not meet the requirements for direct admission, and who have an SPS of 18 or higher, may be referred to write the Access Assessment Battery before a decision is made on whether or not to admit the applicant to the course.

 

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • BSc degree majoring in Chemistry.
  • At least 60% for CH300 or equivalent. Students with a mark lower than 60% could be considered provided other criteria such as completion of the degree within the minimum prescribed period are met.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
A BSc degree majoring in Chemistry is usually required for acceptance into any fourth-year-level module.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
A BSc degree majoring in Microbiology is usually required for acceptance into any fourth-year-level module.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor of Technology:  Chemistry, BSc Hons or B Eng (Chem) or equivalent qualification.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor of Technology:  Chemistry, BSc Hons or B Eng (Chem) or equivalent qualification.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor of Technology:  Chemistry or equivalent qualification.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor of Technology:  Chemistry or equivalent qualification.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor of Science Honours:  Biochemistry.
 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor of Science Honours:  Biochemistry.
 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor of Science Honours:  Chemistry or equivalent.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor of Science Honours:  Chemistry or equivalent.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor of Science Honours:  Microbiology.
 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor of Science Honours:  Microbiology.
 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Master of Technology:  Chemistry or equivalent qualification.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Master of Technology:  Chemistry or equivalent qualification.