University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Physical Chemistry

Research areas include: Magnetic resonance; photon science; electrochemistry; radiation chemistry; surface chemistry; and plasma chemistry.

Entry requirements

The standard academic entry requirement for PhD entry is normally a 2(i) UK Honours degree or international equivalent in a relevant science discipline. Students whose first degree has not been studied in English will normally have to reach a required standard in an International English language examination such as TOEFL > 577 (with 5.5 in TWE), TOEFL (IBT) > 90 (with no sub-test less than 22) or IELTS > 6.5 (with no sub-test less than 5.5) and may be required to attend a language course at the University Language Centre prior to entry.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 36 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 72 months
PhD Full-time July 2017 - 36 months
PhD Part-time July 2017 - 72 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

Key information

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