Entry requirements

First or second class Honours degree or equivalent in physics, chemistry or a related subject. Candidates may be invited for interview.

Months of entry


Course content

This course explores the frontiers of science on the nanoscale. Many developing 21st century technologies depend on expandign our understanding of the properties. processes and behaviours of systems in this sub-micrometre-scale size domain. the multidisciplinary nature of nanoscience research means that this course will be attractive to physical science graduates looking to work in this emerging area. it offers the opportunity to gain the skills and in-depth understanding of the key science behind this rapidly expanding sector.

Fees and funding

Finacial support might be available on a case-by-case basis. Please contact the department for details.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


full time
9 months

Course contact details

Lynn Gilmour
+44 (0)141 548 3362