Why study Chemistry with International Placement (MChem) at Warwick?
Your international placement will take place in term three of your third year, and will replace the core and extended laboratory modules. You will have the opportunity to choose from our partner institutions and could explore neighbouring cultures by studying in Europe or travel to the other side of the globe to Australia or Singapore.
Funding is available to contribute to travel costs, visas and accommodation, and many students opt to travel around their destination for a few weeks before or after their placement.
You will spend a minimum of 13 weeks working with an academic, in their group, on an authentic research project and may even make a discovery that gets published in a scientific journal. During the project you will develop a wide range of transferable skills including team work, communication, problem solving, analysis and independent
Your fourth year will be spent at Warwick carrying out another research project that spans the academic year alongside optional modules. This degree programme is ideal if you are considering a career in research,
either academic or industrial, and want to explore different fields and have an overseas experience.
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Placements are a great way for you to enhance your degree. Warwick students have the option of industrial placements throughout the UK or academic placements across Europe or in Singapore or Australia.
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