Taught course

Nanoscale Science and Technology

University of Leeds · School of Chemical and Process Engineering

Entry requirements

A minimum UK Upper Second Class Honours degree (2.1) in Electronic Engineering or equivalent, or a Second Class Honours degree (2.2) or equivalent in Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science.

Months of entry


Course content

Nanotechnology is one of the newest and fastest growing areas in science and engineering. The subject arises from the convergence of electronics, physics, chemistry, biology and materials science to create new functional systems of nanoscale dimensions.

Run jointly, by the universities of Leeds and Sheffield, the MSc in Nanoscale Science and Technology provides a highly interdisciplinary learning experience which involves input from physics, chemistry, biology, electronic engineering and materials enables single-discipline graduates to contribute effectively to research, development and commercial exploitation of nanotechnology. The course which was one of the first taught postgraduate nanotechnology courses in Europe, has been running successfully for a number of years and attracts students from all over the world.

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Information for international students

The University of Leeds welcomes international students. English language is required (eg. IELTS). Accommodation is guaranteed for all new international students paying fees at non-EU rate. For details please refer to relevant course website.

Fees and funding

For scholarship information please visit our website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Team
+44 (0)113 343 2343