Equivalent of a good UK Honours degree (first or upper second class) in chemistry, materials science, biology, biochemistry, physics or chemical engineering. For further information about entry requirements, please contact Aston University.
Months of entry
Current research is focused on two broad themes: Polymer Synthesis and Polymer Processing and Performance. For further details refer to http://www.ceac.aston.ac.uk/ppp.htm
Control of polymer architecture, ferro-magnetic polymer synthesis, biodegradable packaging materials, ring opening polymerization, novel route to plasticizers, polymer stabilisation, reactive processing and extrusion, polymer recyclability.
Information for international students
IELTS 6.0 (5.5 minimum in each section) or TOEFL 550 / 213 is required for applicants whose first language is not English.
Fees and funding
EPSRC, QINETIQ and industry funding may be available only to UK / EU students. There are no scholarships available for non-EU students.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Research Co-ordinator
- 0121 204 3663