School of Chemistry

Postgraduate Study in Chemistry


The School of Chemistry provides a vigorous and dynamic range of postgraduate programmes covering inorganic and materials, organic and biological, and physical and theoretical chemistry. The school benefits from a comprehensive range of state-of-the-art facilities and resources, and plays a key role in the multidisciplinary activities of the Centre for Biomolecular Sciences, where some staff are based, as well as the Nottingham Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Centre. Long established links with industry provide rewarding placements and scholarships as well as exciting career opportunites.

Postgraduate research 

We offer MRes, PhD and MSc by Research courses in the three main areas of chemistry: Inorganic and Materials Chemistry, Organic and Biological Chemistry, and Physical and Theoretical Chemistry.

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Available scholarships

A number of fully funded PhD scholarships are available across all of our Research Themes. For more information click below:

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School of Chemistry

University Park Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 3481
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