Nanomaterials Chemistry

University College Dublin

12 months
25600 EUR/year
8255 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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This MSc in Nanomaterials Chemistry at University College Dublin is designed for Science and Engineering graduates interested to learn about the emerging area of nanomaterials, with a key focus on the chemistry of the nanoscale.


Nanomaterials Chemistry goal at University College Dublin is to equip graduates with the knowledge and skills necessary to understand and harness the potential of nanomaterials in future advanced manufacturing, ICT, chemical, biopharma, medical device (diagnostics, drug delivery, and therapeutics) and other industries with a view to future employment in these sectors.

Learning outcomes

Key to learning about nanomaterials is the availability of advanced technology platforms that permit the preparation and processing of nanomaterials in synergy with quantitative materials measurement and functional assessment. In this regard, the UCD School of Chemistry is strongly positioned in hosting world-class researchers and teachers that are comprehensively supported by state-of-the-art nano research facilities.

The quality and diversity of our research environment will enrich the learning experience of nanomaterial chemistry students and will empower them to develop the competitive skillset necessary to establish successful careers. Opportunities to conduct a research project through internship will be available.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nanomaterials Chemistry
  • Professional Career Developmen
  • Nanochemistry Techniques Lab
  • Nanochemistry Seminars Series
  • Nanochemistry Research Project
  • Advanced Characterisation Tech
  • Nanomaterials
  • Biomaterials
  • Physics of nanomaterials
  • Advanced Atomic Force Microscopy for Bionanoscience
  • Research Integrity Online

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.




90 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This programme is intended for applicants with a Chemistry degree, or a degree with a significant component of chemistry. An upper second class honours or international equivalent is required. 
  • Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language profi ciency of IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0 in each element), or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25600 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8255 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8255 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

Part Time

  • EU          fee per year - € 4130
  • nonEU    fee per year - € 12800


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