Taught course

MSc Chemistry with Artificial Intelligence

University of Strathclyde · Department of Chemistry, Pure and Applied Chemistry

Entry requirements

Academic requirements

Minimum second-class (2:2) Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant subject such as Chemistry, Computing Science, Chemical Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or closely related subject.

English language requirements

You must have an English language minimum score of IELTS 6.0 (with no component below 5.5).

We offer comprehensive English language courses for students whose IELTS scores are below 6.0. Please see ELTD for full details.

As a university, we now accept many more English language tests other than IELTS for overseas applicants, for example, TOEFL and PTE Cambridge. View the full list of accepted English language tests here.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc Chemistry with Artificial Intelligence will provide you with the skills necessary to develop, run and evaluate artificial intelligence algorithms that can solve data-intensive chemistry problems and research challenges.

  • bespoke artificial intelligence modules designed and delivered by expert chemistry researchers
  • digital technologies will enable chemical sciences researchers to see further and go faster, working seamlessly across disciplinary and international boundaries
  • graduates with this degree will possess a unique and valuable skill set that combines the principles of digital chemistry with the hot area of AI. This interdisciplinary background opens up a wide range of employment opportunities across various sectors

The future of chemistry is resilient, digitally enhanced, multidisciplinary and globally connected. Digital technologies, including artificial intelligence, will enable chemical sciences researchers to see further and go faster, working seamlessly across disciplinary and international boundaries. Having tools such as these at our disposal will herald in a new era of discovery, and one which promises to deliver bigger and more significant improvements to the world we live in.

You’ll benefit from high-quality teaching from across two Departments in the Faculty of Science:

  • the Department of Pure & Applied Chemistry
  • the Department of Computer & Information Sciences

Graduates of this course will have excellent employment opportunities for multi-disciplinary artificial intelligence jobs.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

Further info on fees and funding.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

PGT Admissions Team
+44 (0)141 553 6023