Nottingham Trent University Featured Masters Courses
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh Featured Masters Courses
De Montfort University Featured Masters Courses

MSc Polymers for Advanced Technologies


University of Sheffield    Department of Chemistry

Full time September MSc One year

About the course

This specialist course in polymer science is designed to train and expose you to the most modern aspects of polymer science. This course is excellent preparation for a career in industry or continued academic studies at the forefront of polymer science.

Laboratory training covers a range of polymer synthesis methods and analytical techniques including size-exclusion chromatography, viscosity analysis, and IR and NMR spectroscopy. Other modules highlight how polymer chemistry overlaps with other areas of science, by focusing on concepts from physics that explain polymers’ unique physical properties, and engineering principles to look at the effects that polymer microstructures have on polymer performance.

Read more about this course

Entry Requirements

A good honours degree or relevant experience in chemistry, chemical physics, chemical engineering, materials or a related subject.

Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Visit our website for more information.

View Website


 Course Content


Chat to a Student Ambassador

Our student ambassadors are the best people to tell you about what studying at University of Sheffield is like.

Chat to a student now
Where is University of Sheffield

Videos


All Available Videos:
What's it like to meet a Nobel Prize winning chemist? What's it like to meet a Nobel Prize winning chemist? 18/02/2019 09:42:45
What's it like to meet a Nobel Prize winning ...
Dr Helen Sharman OBE - from Sheffield to space Dr Helen Sharman OBE - from Sheffield to space 18/02/2019 09:42:39
Dr Helen Sharman OBE - from Sheffield to spac...

Student Profile(s)

Eduardo Hernandez Portugal

"I chose this course because of its popularity among the scientific community worldwide. We can participate in the academics' research during the research project part of our dissertation. I would like to work in research and development in the polymers industry."

Search Suggestions

Based on your current searches we recommend the following search filters