Applicants are expected to hold a first or second class undergraduate degree in a relevant scientific discipline (or equivalent non-UK qualification).
Applicant must have a minumum of IELTS 6.5 (with no individual component score below 6.0) or equivalent qualifications, (the MSc is classed as a band A course).
Applicants with less than IELTS 6.5 are welcome to apply, but such applicants may be required to fund and pass an accredited Scientific English Language Skills module before the start of the autumn term.
Fees and How to Apply
Prospective applicants may view the Postgraduate pages for more information on how to apply.
Information regarding funding your degree can be found on the postgraduate funding pages.
Tuition Fees MSc
Home/EU: Full-time MSc: £6,740, Part-time MSc: £3,370
Overseas: (Band 1) Full-time MSc: £15,190, Part-time MSc: £7,595
Overseas: (Band 2 – laboratory based) Full-time MSc: £19,400, Part-time MSc: £9,700
More detailed information on fees (The MSc is a Band 2 course)
*Information correct as of Sept 2013 and are subject to change by the University without notice.
Funding is possible by a range of mechanisms including University scholarships, an external scholarship or by self/family funding.