Research course

Department of Chemistry

Institution
University of Leicester · Department of Chemistry
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

First or upper second-class degree in Chemistry or a related subject.

PhD Chemistry

Months of entry

January, April, July, October

Course content

The department has 23 full-time academic staff including 6 professors. Research activities focus on the areas listed above, and active interdisciplinary collaborations with other university departments. Wide range of modern facilities for synthetic chemistry and physical measurements. Both teaching and research laboratories have undergone complete refurbishment.

Department specialisms

The department has active research programmes in all the traditional areas of chemistry, including: atmospheric chemistry and gas-phase spectroscopy, biological chemistry and biomolecular sciences, electrochemistry and interface science, fluorine chemistry, green chemistry, and synthesis and catalysis.

Fees and funding

EPSRC, BBSRC, NERC, EU, Wellcome Trust, industry, charities.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr E Raven
Email
pgchem@le.ac.uk
Phone
0116 252 7047
Fax
0116 252 3789