University of Cambridge
Applicants are assigned a research project and supervisor; key research areas: atmospheric chemistry and kinetics; chemical biology; materials and polymer synthesis and characterisation; molecular modelling and molecular informatics; spectroscopic and structural methods; structural chemistry; surface science and heterogeneous catalysis; synthetic and mechanistic chemistry; theoretical/computational chemistry; the department has research links with: Cambridge centre for molecular recognition, centre for atmospheric science, Melville laboratory for polymer synthesis, BP institute for multiphase flow.
At least a 2.1 UK 4-year undergraduate Master's (Honours) degree or a UK 3-year Bachelor's (Honours) degree plus a relevant 1/2-year Master's degree or equivalent; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum of 7.0 in speaking, listening and writing and of 6.5 in reading), or TOEFL 600 (paper-based) with a minimum of 5.0 in the test of written English (TWE), or TOEFL 100 (internet-based) with a minimum of 25 in all skills.
The Department is awarded around 25 studentships each year from various Research Councils, together with several industrially funded studentships.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 7,362 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 22,674 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 2,352 per Academic year (home fees)||5 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 11,238 per Academic year (overseas fees)||5 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cambridge University||Cambridge||CB2 1TN||East of England|
Admissions Office, Department of Chemistry