Taught course

Analytical Science

The University of Manchester · School of Chemistry

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Entry requirements

We require an honours degree (minimum Upper Second) or equivalent in Chemistry MChem/BSc. We may consider exceptional applicants with a Lower Second who also have research experience or equivalent. Other degree-based qualifications, with significant analytical science content, may be considered.

Months of entry

February, September

Course content

Broaden your understanding of analytical and chemistry science with our online master’s. Develop the skills you need to become a broad-spectrum, multifaceted analytical scientist. With 100% of the taught units delivered online, you can study flexibly and tailor your learning around your work and other commitments.

This multidisciplinary master’s course will enhance your technical skills and improve your understanding of analytical data in practice. Some of the course units include: Separation science, Mass spectrometry, Atomic and molecular spectroscopy, X-ray techniques, and Chemometrics.

The nature of this master’s and the skills you’ll develop mean you will be an inviting option for employers in areas including pharmaceuticals, chemicals, food, environmental, clinical, materials and numerous others.

You’ll receive a high level of support from the programme team and will have the opportunity to benefit from peer support by establishing a professional network with fellow students. You’ll also develop the understanding and awareness of processing real-world data, through video practicals, and a research-related project, based at your work location.

Apply here for the MSc Analytical Science.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

School of Chemistry
+44 (0)161 306 8333