Cardiff University

Cardiff University

Biological Chemistry

This course develops in students an understanding of the chemical background of biological problems and processes at the interface between chemistry and biology. Students are able to study real life systems and research into areas at the forefront of chemical biology. Differing aspects such as natural product synthesis, biocatalysis and molecular modelling of such systems are all explored.

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd Class Honours degree, or equivalent, in chemistry or a related discipline, eg biology, microbiology, chemical engineering, physics, pharmacy, pharmacology or biochemistry. Applicants whose 1st language is not English are required to pass either IELTS or TOEFL examinations.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,560 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,780 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
MSc Part-time £ 8,750 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cathays Park Campus Cardiff CF10 3AT Wales

Key information

Telephone number: 
029 208 70759