|Location||United Kingdom, Guildford, Surrey|
|Type||Master courses, part-time|
|Nominal duration||2 years|
|Tuition fee||£8,790.00 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A minimum 2.2 honours degree (or equivalent) in chemistry or a related discipline. Selection is based upon a candidates application, references and may include an informal interview.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
IELTS minimum by component: 6.0
At least 1 reference(s) should be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
This programme is designed for people, usually with a first degree in chemistry or a related discipline, who wish to undergo further training in chemistry, often before embarking on PhD study. It is an entry point for overseas students into the UK academic system.
The MRes Chemistry comprises 25 per cent taught programme (three taught modules, each of about 30–45 contact hours and 105–120 self-study hours) and 75 per cent advanced project.
With an increase in the number of undergraduate degrees offering the MChem qualification, the MRes Chemistry allows a BSc graduate to study for an enhanced qualification with a view to better employment prospects.
Taught modules include one compulsory module and two other modules from the following options:
Management, Communication and IT Skills (compulsory)
Advanced Topics in Physical Chemistry
Advanced Topics in Organic Chemistry
Advanced Topics in Polymer Chemistry
Advanced Topics in Inorganic Chemistry
Advanced Medicinal Chemistry
Advanced Spectroscopic Methods
Upon completion of the programme, you will be capable of planning and carrying out independent research and interpreting results appropriate to starting a PhD programme, and to middle-level research posts in industry.