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Chemical Research - MSc

Course Description

About the course:
-Excellent preparation for a career in research and development, or for a PhD
-Hands-on training using instrumentation in our state-of-the-art Chemical Analysis Facility
-Acquire specialist practical and theoretical knowledge in your chosen area of chemistry
-Comprises two taught modules and a one-year research project
-Aimed at graduates from chemistry or a related discipline


Sample modules:
-Advanced organic chemistry
-Advanced topics in physical chemistry
-Functional inorganic materials
-Chemistry in industry and professional skills
-Current topics in chemical research

Please note that all modules are subject to change.


You will acquire a number of valuable transferable skills relating to organisation and time management, communication, information handling, numeracy, problem solving and team working.

Many of our master’s graduates go on to pursue a career in research and development.

Visit the Chemical Research - MSc page on the University of Reading website for more details!

Entry Requirements

Normally at least a lower second class honours degree in chemistry (or equivalent from a university outside the UK). Motivated applicants with a degree in other subject areas may be considered for entry. Although the usual route to PhD is by direct entry, it is possible for MSc students to transfer to a PhD. IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent).

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