University of Bath

University of Bath


The aim of the course is to provide experience in a wide range of laboratory techniques and enhance specialist knowledge in chemistry. Research projects may be chosen from any area of computational, physical, inorganic or organic chemistry; course components include an advanced chemistry practical unit, 2 research projects, taught units in advanced chemistry, modules in transferable skills. It is a self contained qualification, and graduates are suited for posts in all sectors of the chemical industry, including the pharmaceutical industry and government institutions. It may also form the 1st year of a 4 year integrated PhD programme.

Entry requirements

1st or upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent) in an appropriate subject; IELTS 6.5 (with not less than 6.0 in each of the 4 components).

Course modules

Example modules include: topics in inorganic organic or physical chemistry, or advanced structural and theoretical methods.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MRes Full-time £ 19,600 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Bath Bath BA2 7AY South West

Key information

Faculty of Science Graduate School
Telephone number: 
01225 383410