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MSc in Chemistry by Research

Standard duration: Full-time: 1 year, Part-time: 2 years

Min. entry requirements: 2:ii undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject

English Language: IELTS 6.5, Band A

Research Interests

Analytical Science and Instrumentation; Interfaces and Materials; Chemical Biology; Polymer Chemistry; Synthesis and Catalysis; Theory and Simulation.

The MSc course was ideally suited to me as it honed my practical skills and knowledge of analytical chemistry. Looking back, it provided a very good taster of what PhD research would entail and taught me skills that I use day-to-day in my career.

Nafeesa Dajda, Alumna, MSc in Analytical Science

Application Fact File

Entry Requirements

PhD: 2:i undergraduate degree (or Equivalent) in Chemistry or a related subject.

MSc: 2:ii undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject.

English Language Requirements

Band A - IELTS 6.5


All applications should be made online at

Tuition Fees
(2016/17 rates)
Full-time £4,109, Part-time £2,465

Overseas (band 1):
Full-time £15,460, Part-time £9,276

Overseas (band 2):
Full-time £19,740, Part-time £11,844


Details of scholarships and other funding opportunities are available from the Graduate School Website.