Suitable for graduates with a good honours degree or equivalent in chemistry or a related subject.
Applicants for whom English is not their first language must meet the University's English Language Requirements.
Months of entry
January, October, July, April
The School of Chemistry has developed a particular strength in Heterogeneous Catalysis and Surface Science, with a research group dedicated to this exciting area of study. As part of the Chemistry (PhD/MPhil) programme, students can conduct their research within this group.
The course aims to offer knowledge and expertise for a career in research and managerial roles in manufacturing industry (e.g. food, cosmetics, petrochemical etc), in academia, in the pharmaceuticals and fine chemical sectors, teaching, biomedical research fields.
- The Cardiff Catalysis Institute (CCI) is part of the School of Chemistry
- It is the largest research grouping in catalysis in the UK
- Its research activities cover most areas of catalysis
- It is one of the founder members of the UK Catalysis Hub
Further information - including available research areas, career prospects and details of faculty members - can be found on our website.
Information for international students
International students pursuing part-time programmes of study are not eligible for Tier 4 General Student) visas and must have alternative leave to remain in the UK if they intend to study at the University in person.
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Dr Ben Ward
- +44(0)29 2087 0302
- +44(0)29 2087 4030