The MRes Advanced Chemical Sciences programme provides students with the education and training needed to understand different aspects of the field of material sciences. It aligns with similar MSc programmes at the University of Liverpool.
The MRes Advanced Chemical Sciences programme provides you with the education and training needed to understand different aspects of the field of chemical sciences.
The programme covers a range of topics, from synthetic chemistry to nanotechnology, to analytical methods and instrumentation. Strong emphasis is placed on developing project management and professional skills. After completing taught modules, you will conduct a 12-month extensive research project of your choice that leads to submission of a dissertation.
Your studies will guided by a customised learning plan, taking into account your background, interests and career aspirations.
By the time you graduate from the MRes Advanced Chemical Sciences, you will have:
The completion of additional learning activities is required to obtain your masters degree. Normally, required ALA hours will be distributed evenly across each semester, amounting to 200 hours per semester. Part-time programmes will normally require 100 to 150 hours per semester.
Graduates from this programme are well prepared for careers in a variety of industries, including chemical and material science, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, food and beverages (quality assurance and new formulation), and analytical laboratories.