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MSc by Research Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
Master of Science (Research)
Duration
12 months
Entry requirements
The standard academic entry requirement will normally be at least an Upper Second UK honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant science or engineering discipline or a first degree with an additional UK Masters degree (or international equivalent).

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply online

Programme options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MSc by Research Y N N N

Programme description

This is a one-year full-time research degree and provides the opportunity to carry out a substantial research project as well as gain valuable skills and knowledge through a tailored taught package. This programme will normally consist of a 135-credit research project and additional 45 credits of taught content, creating a standard 180 credit postgraduate MSc programme.

The taught units are chosen under guidance of the research supervisor from a selection offered by the School. The selected units are assessed before completion of the research project and the dissertation is submitted in September. This programme is therefore designed to allow students to combine masters level taught modules with research skills and training development.

Subject to satisfactory progress, it is possible to transfer to PhD at the end of the degree, requiring a further two years full-time study.

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MSc by Research (full-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): Band A TBA; Band B £6,750; Band C £8,750; Band D £15,000
    International students (per annum): Band A £22,000; Band B £23,000; Band C £24,000; Band D £27,000

Contact details

Academic department
School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science
Contact name
Mrs Alison Cheslett
Telephone
0161 306 4837
Email
Website
www.ceas.manchester.ac.uk
Academic department overview
See: The School .

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