University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Polymers, Colorants and Fine Chemicals

This course provides a breadth of practical research and high-level academic skills in planning experimentation and processes, in synthesis and characterisation aspects, and in information technology and communication.

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd Class Honours degree, or equivalent, in science and engineering related subjects such as computing, physics, mathematics, chemistry, material science, electrical engineering, electronics, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, textiles and graphic art. Plus evidence of English language proficiency.

Course modules

Case studies in fine chemical and pharmaceutical synthesis; advanced colour science; synthesis and application of polymers; colour application technology; instrumental analysis and characterisation of polymers, colorants and fine chemicals; organic synthesis for fine chemical and pharmaceutical synthesis.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,900 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

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0113 343 6410