University of Northampton

University of Northampton

Leather Technology

Students carry out supervised research projects and submit theses for examination. Research subjects currently being supported include: application of polymers to leather processing; collagen science and technology; effluent treatment and waste disposal in the leather industry; long term aging of leather; mechanical properties of leather in relation to its structure; tanning chemistry and the use of enzymes in leather manufacture. While developing and setting up research projects students initially receive generic as well as discipline based and project specific training; this is to equip and enable them to conduct their research work effectively and independently with minimum supervision.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or equivalent.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 6 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Park Campus Northampton NN2 7AL East Midlands

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