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5371F - Chemistry MSc

Chemistry MSc

Our Chemistry MSc provides advanced training in modern chemistry.

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Overview

This MSc in chemistry provides an overview of topics as practised in modern research. You'll receive training in areas of organic, inorganic and, physical chemistry and be able to specialise by taking optional courses in topics such as catalysis, energy materials or drug chemistry.

Through this MSc Chemistry you'll achieve a high level of research competence. The research project and dissertation will provide you with training in tackling a significant research problem. You'll also develop skills to communicate the results of these research problems.

You'll get experience in relevant aspects of laboratory work. This includes COSHH and safety.

You'll gain specialist knowledge and understanding through lectures, seminars and workshops. You'll take part in taught laboratory classes. and perform carefully designed and tested experiments.

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What you'll learn

This MSc Chemistry includes compulsory and optional modules. 

Modules

You will study modules on this course. A module is a unit of a course with its own approved aims and outcomes and assessment methods.

How you'll learn

 

Quality and ranking

All professional accreditations are reviewed regularly by their professional body

Facilities

The School of Natural and Environmental Sciences has an outstanding range of facilities to support research and teaching, including:

  • modern research laboratories
  • synthesis and characterisation of novel materials lab
  • computational resources for performing molecular modelling
  • NMR facilities include 300-700 MHz spectrometers
  • glass-blowing, mechanical and electrical/electronic workshops

Find out more about our chemistry facilities

Fees and funding

Tuition fees for 2022 entry (per year)

What you're paying for

Tuition fees include the costs of:

  • matriculation
  • registration
  • tuition (or supervision)
  • library access
  • examination
  • re-examination
  • graduation

Some of our degrees involve additional costs which are not covered by your tuition fees.

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  • additional costs
  • living costs
  • tuition fees, including how to pay them and available discounts

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Entry requirements

The entrance requirements below apply to 2022 entry.

Qualifications from outside the UK

English Language requirements

How to apply


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Questions about this course?

If you have specific questions about this course you can contact:

Dr Michael Hall

Admissions Tutor

School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7321

E-mail: snes.programme.enquiries@ncl.ac.uk

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