University of Manchester

University of Manchester


This programme is designed to act as a bridge between BSc and PhD degrees, but is equally suited to industrial chemists, who need to refresh their skills, or those wishing to broaden their research experience before taking up an academic post, such as university teaching assistant.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent in chemistry, analytical chemistry, pharmacy, biochemistry or other related disciplines.

Course modules

Modules include: Spectroscopy and nuclear magnetic resonance; organic chemistry; organometallic and inorganic chemistry; x-ray diffraction and solid state chemistry; polymer chemistry; project and research skills.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a research project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 17,800 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 17,800 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0161 275 4740