Research course


King's College London · Department of Chemistry

Entry requirements

Bachelors degree with 2:1 honours degree in a related subject.

A 2:2 degree may be considered only where applicants also offer a Masters degree with Merit or above.

Months of entry

January, April, July, October

Course content

Recent publications:

  • Cytochrome P450–catalyzed L-tryptophan nitration in thaxtomin phytotoxin biosynthesis
  • Dynamics of a bacterial multidrug ABC transporter in the inward- and outward-facing conformations
  • Dopamine receptor D3 regulates endocytic sorting by a Prazosin-sensitive interaction with the coatomer COPI
  • Stabilization of a Protein Nano-cage through the Plugging of a Protein-Protein Interfacial Water Pocket
  • Preferred Conformers of Proteinogenic Glutamic Acid

Current research projects:

  • Computational Chemistry/Biomolecular Simulation
  • Chemical Biology/Medicinal Chemistry
  • Protein Engineering and Nanomaterials
  • NMR and Macromolecular Structure
  • Small Biomolecules and Rotational Spectroscopy

Partner organisations:

  • King's Health Partners, including Guy’s and St Thomas’, King’s College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts

Learn more via the department page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MPhil/PhD
    full time
    36-48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions