University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Physics and Chemistry of Minerals and Fluids

This course involves studying the structures, properties and stabilities of minerals and fluids; particular emphasis is given to studies of mineral surfaces, amorphous precipitates and geofluids; innovative applications of advanced analytical, spectroscopic and imaging techniques are combined with theory to model the geometric and electronic structures and properties of minerals and their surfaces, fluid species, and mineral (fluid interactions).

Entry requirements

A 1st degree (minimum 2.1 or equivalent) in physics, chemistry, environmental science or a related discipline; IELTS score of 6.5.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 21,200 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 72 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 21,200 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 24 months
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 21,200 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

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

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