Our MSc in Chemical Research will train you to undertake practical and theoretical research in your specialist area of chemistry with guidance from an experienced researcher. In addition to a one-year research project, you will also complete two taught modules which are selected to complement your project. Aimed at graduates of chemistry or related disciplines, it is designed to develop practical skills in research. For more information, please visit the programme page: https://www.reading.ac.uk/ready-to-study/study/Subject-area/chemistry-pg/msc-chemical-research.
Sample modules may include: MSc Chemistry Research Project Postgraduate Chemistry Research Methods and Skills Advanced Organic Chemistry Advanced Topics in Physical Chemistry Functional Inorganic Materials Check our website for more details about the course structure.
IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent) Entry requirements: Normally a 2.2 or above in an undergraduate honours degree, or the equivalent from a university outside the UK, in chemistry. Motivated applicants with a degree in other subject areas may be considered. Although the usual route to PhD is by direct entry, it is possible for MSc students to transfer to a PhD.
Fees and funding
|Republic of Ireland||£14100||Whole course|
|Northern Ireland||£14100||Whole course|
|Channel Islands||£14100||Whole course|
Additional fee information
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Course contact detailsVisit our course page
0118 378 5289