Entry requirements

You need a BSc(Hons) 2:1 or equivalent in chemistry or a chemistry-related subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This 12-month course is ideal if you want to develop skills in a range of areas, such as supramolecular chemistry, polymer architectures, medicinal chemistry or nanochemistry.

Employers value this kind of experience. By the time you graduate, you’ll have proved you can work within a research group, organise your own research, complete a project and communicate your findings.

Teaching

We use a mixture of lectures, laboratory practicals, workshops and individual research projects. You may tailor the area of your research project to your particular interests.

Assessment

Assessment of taught modules is through examination, laboratory reports and coursework. Assessment of the project is through a 15,000-word dissertation, oral presentation and viva, as well as assessed performance during the project.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
chem-pgadmissions@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 9521