Taught course

Chemistry by Research

University of Southampton · Chemistry

Entry requirements

The normal entry requirement is at least an upper second class honours BSc degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University in Chemistry, or a closely related subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Would you like to carry out an extensive piece of research whilst developing your theoretical skills? Our most research-intensive MSc programme includes a year-long research project embedded into one of our leading research groups and with access to our state of the art facilities.

Theory modules can be selected from topics in synthesis, advanced structural, analytical and spectroscopic techniques, materials chemistry, modelling, biological and medicinal chemistry, and electrochemistry.

Information for international students

Non-UK applicants will usually have completed 4 years or more in higher education.

English language requirements: Band B IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 5.5 in all components

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0)23 8059 5899