Institute of Chemical Sciences (MPhil, MSc, PhD)

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The award
MPhil, MSc, PhD

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Domestic course fees
GBP 4256

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
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International course fees
GBP 18120

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About Institute of Chemical Sciences at Heriot-Watt University

Our diverse research includes the chemical synthesis of organic and biologically-active compounds, inorganic and organometallic compounds and supramolecular species, as well as the preparation of novel polymeric, inorganic, composite and hybrid materials for technological applications.  We study behaviour at interfaces relevant to catalysis and environmental science and develop novel spectroscopic techniques to study these phenomena.  

Computational modeling underpins much of our experimental research through the rationalisation and prediction of the properties and behaviour of molecules and extended systems.  Expertise in ICS therefore links strongly to the biomolecular and material sciences and the energy and life science sectors.

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  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMPhil, MSc, PhDHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study find out
    Course starts find outDomestic course feesGBP 4256International course feesGBP 18120

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Status*Full-time
Home / EU£4,256
Overseas£18,120

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Funding for research programmes is on a case by case basis. Please contact the institute for more information.

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