Research course

Physical Chemistry

Institution
The University of Manchester · School of Chemistry
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

For a Doctorate level programme (PhD) it will be an Upper-Second UK honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant science or engineering discipline or a first degree with an additional UK Masters degree (or international equivalent).

Months of entry

September

Course content

A PhD research degree takes place over three to four years full-time and research areas include Atmospheric chemistry, EXAFS, NMR, EPR, IR, UV, TOF-SIMS spectroscopy and surface chemistry.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language you will need a recognised English language qualifications: IELTS (6.5 with no sub-test under 5.5); TOEFL (570 with 5.0 in TWE); CBTOEFL (230 with 5.0 in TWE). Other English Language qualifications/tests can be considered including those offered by the University's Language Teaching Centre.

Fees and funding

Please see www.manchester.ac.uk/postgraduate/funding.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
72-96 months
full time
36-48 months

MPhil

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Administrator
Email
pg.chemistry@manchester.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 161 306 9279
Fax
+44 (0) 161 275 4598