M.Res. On Campus


Imperial College London

12 months
35400 GBP/year
12800 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Combining interdisciplinary teaching with cutting-edge research, this Nanomaterials MRes course offered at Imperial College London will train the next generation of nanotechnologists, and provide the background required for a career in industrial or academic research.


Nanotechnology represents a fundamental change in the way we interact with the natural world, and is set to deliver major scientific and technological advances.

The massive global investment in nanotechnology means that scientists who are trained to work effectively in an interdisciplinary environment that bridges chemistry, physics, materials science, biology and engineering, will play a vital role in shaping the future.

What you will learn

The Nanomaterials MRes course offered at Imperial College London is associated with the London Centre for Nanotechnology, a joint venture between Imperial College London and UCL, allowing a wider choice of collaborative opportunities. You will be introduced to nanoscience from material science, physics, chemical and biological perspectives.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Chemistry of Nanomaterials
  • Plastic Electronics
  • Renewable Energy
  • Membrane Biophysics
  • Cellular Nanobiotechnology
  • Computer-Aided Design of Porous Materials
  • Organic Electronic Materials

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Most postgraduate courses remain open until they are full, so make sure you apply in good time. UK and non-visa nationals have the same deadline.




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum requirement is a 2.1 degree in chemistry, physics, mathematics, materials, biochemistry, engineering or other appropriate subject.
  • A wide variety of international qualifications are accepted.
  • All candidates must demonstrate a minimum level of English language proficiency for admission to the College.
  • Online application.
  • Application fee.
  • An ATAS certificate is required for all visa-nationals, with the exception of EEA/Swiss nationals and nationals of the following countries: Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea and the USA.
  • To apply for an ATAS certificate online, you will need your programme’s Common Aggregation Hierarchy (CAH) code and ‘descriptor’, as well as your university supervisor name. For this course, these are: CAH07-02-01; chemistry; Professor Oscar Ces.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35400 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    12800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12800 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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