Bangor University

Bangor University

Analytical Chemistry

This course provides recent graduates with training in current analytical techniques and scientific skills which are of value to a wide range of sectors including chemical, pharmaceutical, optoelectronics and environmental monitoring; this programme consists of both a taught element and a substantial research project; the lecture modules cover a broad range of scientific topics as well as transferable skills; the individual research topics may be in either applied or fundamental areas of analytical chemistry and wherever possible, projects are designed to tackle real industrial or environmental problems; the award of the diploma is determined by the student's performance in examinations based on the lecture programme and on a satisfactory project report, together with an oral examination and departmental seminar; the MSc is awarded following the examination of a dissertation based on the project work.

Entry requirements

Minimum of 2.2 Honours degree in chemistry or a chemistry-related subject. For international students the minimum English language IELTS requirement for all chemistry postgraduate applicants is 6.0 with no element below 5.5.

Course modules

Advanced analytical techniques with options in environmental and advanced chemistry modules; an extended research project; transferable skills for analytical chemistry; laboratory health and safety.

Assessment methods

These include: examination; dissertation.

Sponsorship information

European Social Fund available to applicants resident in Wales Objective 1 area at time of application.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 30 weeks

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bangor Campus Bangor (Wales) LL57 2DG Wales

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