Swansea University

Swansea University

Applied Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry

This programme is suited to professionals, with several years experience in analytical sciences, requiring an up-date in their skills. The unique combination of industry participation and course content provides a vocationally-relevant qualification with invaluable training and experience sought in the UK and worldwide.

Entry requirements

Candidates should normally have a degree in a relevant science subject. Applicants are required to pass an entry examination testing their background knowledge of separation sciences and mass spectrometry. 2 references from academics in the field of interest to confirm practical and academic ability. English language requirement IELTS overall 6.5 or recognised equivalent.

Course modules

The course is 60 credits with students selecting 4 out of the 5 modules which include: Proteomics; pharmaceutical; environmental and forensic analysis; medical and life sciences; metabolomics, lipidomics and bioactive lipids.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Full-time £ 2,250 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PgCert Full-time £ 5,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
PgCert Part-time £ 1,150 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
PgCert Part-time £ 2,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

Key information

Swansea University Medical School
Telephone number: 
01792 513400