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Chemistry

University of Leeds

M.Sc.
12 months
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About

Our Chemistry degree at University of Leeds is a highly versatile course allowing you to direct your studies to specialised areas of chemistry. The course places strong emphasis on practical chemistry and focuses on current topics in chemistry research.

Overview

You will gain extensive hands-on practical experience within the laboratory with a practical skills module that provides tuition in essential practical and analytical procedures and carry out an independent original research project. The practical and analytical skills obtained, in combination with the reporting of the data generated, are essential abilities that enhance employability within the Chemical Sciences industries.

This Chemistry degree at University of Leeds includes modules that have a direct commercial relevance, for instance Advanced Colour Science and Synthesis and Applications of Polymers. You will have the flexibility to design your master's degree allowing you to gain specialist knowledge in a topic that suits your career plans. The 90 credit research project module, and a 20 credit introduction to practical skills module, will further enhance your employability.

Career opportunities

We encourage you to prepare for your career from day one. That’s one of the reasons Leeds graduates are so sought after by employers.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Extended Laboratory Project for Chemistry
  • Advanced Topics in Chemistry
  • Practical Skills and Instrumental Analysis
  • Biomaterials and Applications
  • Polymer Synthesis, Self-Assembly and Properties
  • Properties and Applications of (Nano)Materials
  • Advanced Colour Science
  • Synthesis and Application of Polymers
  • Colour Application Technology
  • Colloid and Dairy Science
  • Structure and Function of Food Components

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
92
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor degree with a 2:2 (hons) in Chemistry, or a Chemistry related subject.

  • All applicants will need to have GCSE English Language at grade C (4) or above, or an appropriate English language qualification.
  • International students who do not meet the English language requirements for this programme may be able to study our postgraduate pre-sessional English course, to help improve your English language level.

Tuition Fee

Funding

If you have the talent and drive, we want you to be able to study with us, whatever your financial circumstances. There may be help for students in the form of loans and non-repayable grants from the University and from the government. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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