University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Biological Chemistry

This programme studies the fundamental chemical principles that govern biological systems and is by definition a multi- or inter-disciplinary subject, bringing together skills and interests from both biology and chemistry; biological topics include biocatalysis; biomimetric chemistry; bioprocessing; chemical biology; cheminformatics; medicinal chemistry; post-genomic science; and structural biology.

Entry requirements

Applicants require: PhD: a 2.1 Honours degree or international equivalent in a relevant science discipline; MPhil: a 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent in chemistry, analytical chemistry, pharmacy, biochemistry or other related disciplines; IELTS (6.5) or TOEFL (570 paper based test, 230 computer based test).

Assessment methods

Assessment is by research projects.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (EU) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 23,000 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (EU) 72 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (England) 72 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 11,000 per Year 1 (International) 72 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 72 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 72 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 72 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 23,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

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

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Key information

Contact: 
Chemistry Research
Telephone number: 
+44 (0)161 306 9279