Taught course

Applied Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry (LCMS)

Institution
Swansea University · Swansea University Medical School
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

Applications for the PG ‘Certificate in Applied LCMS’ are suited to professionals, with several years experience in analytical sciences, requiring an up-date in their skills.

Candidates should normally have a degree in a relevant science subject. Students who wish to enrol on the PG ‘Certificate in Applied LCMS’ course would be required to pass an entry examination testing their background knowledge of separation sciences and mass spectrometry, prior to enrolment.

Applications will include two references from academics in the field of interest to confirm practical and academic ability.

English language requirement: IELTS overall 6.5 or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

World demand for mass spectrometry (MS) and chromatography has grown at an unprecedented rate, with qualified graduates in short supply and highly sought-after. Postgraduate (PG) training is essential as undergraduates are not taught to the required depth. Swansea is the only UK institution to offer a range of schemes solely dedicated to these topics, drawing upon expertise in the Institute of Mass Spectrometry, based at a long established UK centre of excellence.

The PG ‘Certificate in Applied LCMS’ is suited to professionals, with several years experience in analytical sciences, requiring an up-date in their skills. The unique combination of industry participation and course content provides a vocationally-relevant qualification with invaluable training and experience sought in the UK and worldwide.

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page: Scholarships and bursaries

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Swansea University Medical School
Email
postgraduatemedicine@swansea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1792 513400