University of Reading

University of Reading

Chemical Research

This course provides a flexible course that enables students to acquire specialist research techniques and expertise in their chosen area of Chemistry. Students are trained to undertake practical and theoretical research in a chosen specialist area of chemistry with guidance from an experienced researcher, and follow a number of lecture courses which are selected to complement the project. A major focus of the programme is on practical methods and the development and perfection of research methods and skills.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree (or above) in chemistry or equivalent qualification; those who do not have such qualification may be granted admission in special circumstances.

Sponsorship information

Industry; private sponsorship.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time £ 3,025 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months
MSc Part-time £ 9,075 per Academic year (overseas fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

Key information

Postgraduate admissions
Telephone number: 
0118 378 5289