Queen's University Belfast

Queen's University Belfast

Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Research strengths include: Centre for the Theory and Application of Catalysis (CenTACat): Supports research in catalysis where chemistry meets other disciplines, especially engineering; innovative molecular materials (IMM): Concentrates on the key themes of molecular information handling and functional materials; Queen's University Ionic Liquid Laboratories (QUILL): Centred on ionic liquid technology; synthesis and biological organic chemistry (SynBIOC): Developing an integrated synthetic and biological research programme to deliver compounds addressing the regulation of cellular functions.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent; a diploma or equivalent qualification may be considered; applicants whose 1st language is not English are required to have either obtained their degree in a majority English speaking country or to have achieved a suitable IELTS (score of 6.0 with 5.5 in each individual component) or TOEFL qualification.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time £ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MPhil Full-time £ 13,145 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
PhD Full-time £ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 13,145 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years
MPhil Part-time - 3 years
PhD Part-time - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Queen's University Belfast Belfast BT7 1NN Northern Ireland

Key information

PG Centre
Telephone number: 
02890 972585