The Masters in Chemistry will extend your depth and breadth of knowledge in all branches of chemistry, suitable for a professional chemist capable of conducting research.
Why this programme
The School of Chemistry is a member of ScotCHEM that brings together seven Universities in Scotland. ScotCHEM is committed to excellence and to providing the highest quality postgraduate education and researcher experience.
All of our Masters programmes in the School of Chemistry are accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry.
You will benefit from our links with industrial scientists, often from pharmaceutical companies, who regularly visit the School of Chemistry to give presentations.
You will undertake a research project embedded within one of our internationally-leading research groups, and supplemented by specialist lecture courses.
You will develop transferable skills that will improve your career prospects, such as project management, team-working, advanced data analysis, problem-solving, preparing and presenting oral and poster presentations, critical evaluation of scientific literature, advanced laboratory and computing skills, and how to effectively communicate with different audiences.
Our Masters programmes will, therefore, provide an excellent foundation for any kind of career of scientific leadership in academia and industry
The chemistry research school of the Universities of Glasgow and Strathclyde are linked in WestCHEM, forming a broad, dynamic research environment.
Ranked 4th in Scotland in the Guardian Rankings for 2018, Chemistry at Glasgow continues to meet student expectations combining both teaching excellence and a supportive learning environment.
From September to March, you will attend lectures and tutorials. You will undertake a 12-week research project from June to August, which will provide practical application and consolidation of earlier work and enhance your ability to do independent work and present results effectively.
Inorganic, organic and physical chemistry
Frontiers of chemistry
Special topics from inorganic, organic, and physical chemistry.
Career opportunities include the chemical or pharmaceutical industry, from bench work and instrumentation to regulatory affairs, health & safety, and intellectual property/patents. Research-related jobs usually require a PhD, for which this programme provides an ideal preparation.
Graduates of this programme have gone on to the following positions:
Teacher at a UK Secondary School.
Chemistry - MSc
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