MSc Environmental Chemistry

Bangor University

Program Description

MSc Environmental Chemistry

Bangor University

This 12 month course provides students with training in advanced analytical techniques (including AAS, NMR, GC and HPLC). The course consists of a combination of taught advanced level modules and individual research projects chosen to give a range of hands-on experience. Projects are always designed to tackle real environmental and industrial problems and many are conducted in collaboration with companies.

What will I study?

  • A MSc degree/postgraduate diploma consisting of both a taught element and a substantial research project
  • Advanced analytical techniques with options in environmental and advanced chemistry modules
  • An extended research project
  • Transferable skills for analytical chemistry
  • Laboratory health and safety

Why Choose Bangor?

  • Study at a traditional University established in 1884
  • Bangor’s cutting edge research in analytical, environmental and materials chemistry
  • The opportunity to gain advanced level skills ona high quality course
  • Strong emphasis on links torelated businesses and industries
  • The opportunity to study in a friendly department in a unique environment between the mountains

What can I do with this degree?

  • Research remediation of polluted land
  • Produce new Green catalysts for synthetic chemistry
  • Research into the regeneration of slate quarries
  • Utilise state-of-the-art computer visualisation facilities to model chemical reactionsin the environment
  • Develop improved marine anti-fouling agents
  • Bacterial fuel cell development
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Career destinations for graduates may include:

  • Environmental Consultancy
  • Oil and gas monitoring industry
  • Journal Editing
  • Postgraduate study in Environmental or Chemical related sciences (PhD)
  • Teaching

Entry Requirements

A minimum 2(ii) honours degree in Chemistry or a chemistry-related subject.

Last updated February 10, 2017
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This course is Campus based
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1 year
Full time
Start date Aug., 2017
United Kingdom Bangor, Wales
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