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Development of Mass Spectrometry Instrumentation
MSc Analytical Science (Distance Learning)

MSc Analytical Science (Distance Learning) / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
MSc: 48 months PT, PG Dip: 36m PT, PG Cert: 18m PT
Entry requirements
We require an honours degree (minimum Upper Second) or equivalent in Chemistry MChem/BSc. We may consider exceptional applicants with a Lower Second who also have research experience or equivalent. Other qualifications, with significant analytical science content, may be considered, but will not be subject to Royal Society of Chemistry accreditation.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
How to apply
We are currently finalising the application details. Please email for further information.

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning

Course overview

  • Learn the skills you need to become a multifaceted analytical scientist
  • Develop the knowledge to use analytical techniques to problem solve in your workplace and across different environments
  • Study when it suits you thanks to online delivery of the course content, with extensive support throughout
  • Learn from expert academics on each course unit including Dr. Phil Riby, Course Director, Perdita Barran, Dr. Nicholas Lockyer, Professor Eric McInnes, Professor Mathias Nilsson, Dr. Mike Baker and more.

Open days

You can find out more about this course and what it's like to study at Manchester by visiting us on a university open day .

As the programme is 100% online you might find it useful to take a virtual tour of our campus and facilities.You can access our School of Chemistry Virtual Open Day here .

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Contact details

School of Chemistry
+44 (0)161 306 8333

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