You can gain the opportunity to develop a competitive research edge to your CV, which is vital when entering the growing Chemistry market within the UK and internationally. This Chemistry postgraduate course enables you to choose from our extensive range of Chemistry modules - allowing you to match the modules with your interests and career aspirations.
If you are already working in industry then you may be interested in studying this course part-time over two to three years.
Careers and employability
At Nottingham Trent University, your employability and job prospects are crucial factors in your choice of university - you need to know that your postgraduate degree will be worth the time and money you spend on it. The pharmaceutical and chemical industry is a well-established market growing globally and there has been a steady increase in international employment opportunities within the industry.
Our graduates have gone on to work in a wide variety of job markets including:
- food and drinks
- liquid crystals
- advance materials engineering
- finance and sales
Recent employers include:
- Reckitt Benckiser
- Alfa Aesar
- Birds Eye.
Our strength lies in the relevance of our degrees to the real world. In all subject areas, we encourage you to recognise your transferable skills and its application to a multitude of careers. By taking an Chemistry degree from Nottingham Trent University you will benefit from the progressive development of a variety of skills, such as advanced laboratory techniques and critical analysis and synthesis of a breadth and depth of relevant chemistry-specific research.
Although this Chemistry Masters course does not offer a formal placement, this course is vocationally focused and benefits from strong links with industry.
- Research Methods and Independent Study
- Research Project
- Drug Detection, Analysis and Screening
- Organic Synthesis and Characterisation of Biologically Active Compounds
- Inorganic Chemistry Beyond the Molecule
- Physical Properties of Solid-state and Nano-composite Materials
- Computational Chemistry and Drug Design
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- StartingApply anytime.
- We would recommend applying as soon as you are able as we may close the course if it is full.
DisciplinesChemistry Health Sciences Biochemistry View 1966 other Masters in Health Sciences in United Kingdom
- UK honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent in a chemistry related subject including forensic science, pharmacology and pharmacy.
- Applicants with relevant employment experience or qualifications will also be considered.
International15850 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15850 GBP per year during 12 months.
National8800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8800 GBP per year during 12 months.
- Part time: £4,400
- Part time: £7,925
Living costs for Nottingham
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.