Research course

Analytical Chemistry

Anglia Ruskin University · Faculty of Science and Engineering

Entry requirements

  • MPhil: You’ll need a Bachelor degree or equivalent with first or upper second class honours, in a related subject area.
  • PhD: You’ll need a Master degree or equivalent in a related subject area.

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

Our Analytical Chemistry Group has research interests and expertise spanning criminal forensic science, environmental sampling, archaeology, geology, pathology and drug analysis.

We can offer you the opportunity to undertake analysis-based research in a wide variety of fields and are always very happy to consider thesis proposals.

Recent thesis projects have focused on analysis of materials such as ground water and soil; human hair, animal hair and feathers; archaeological artefacts; drugs and other toxins; glass.

Whatever your topic of interest, we can offer you friendly, expert supervision, excellent scientific facilities and regular invitations to take part in research conferences and seminars.

Your research programme will include comprehensive research training, as well as professional and personal development relevant to your career.

If you've already conducted research and published work that demonstrates an independent and original contribution to knowledge in this field you may wish to apply for a PhD by Published Work.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36-72 months
full time
24-60 months


part time
24-48 months
full time
12-36 months

Course contact details

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