Postgraduate Taught

All our courses provide extensive first-hand experience of research at the cutting-edge of chemistry, modelling and materials, and are particularly suitable for those wishing to embark on an academic career, i.e. PhD. The research and critical thinking skills developed are equally valuable to those considering a career in a commercial environment, and therefore a Masters qualification at the Department of Chemistry UCL, provides the perfect opportunity to enhance your prospects whatever your career goals.
Postgraduate Degree

MSc in Applied Analytical Chemistry

This masters programme provides the training and knowledge to be able to design, build and use analytical devices to provide meaningful information.

Postgraduate Degree

MSc Chemical Research

Students are provided intensive training in the methods and techniques with 'hand's on' scientific research using cutting-edge tools. 

Postgraduate Degree

MSc Materials for Energy and Environment

Students gain advanced knowledge of materials science as it applies to the spectrum of energy and environmental technologies.

Postgraduate Degree

MSc Materials and Molecular Modelling

Focusing on the simulation techniques used to understand the molecular level properties that determine the macroscopic behaviour

Postgraduate Degree

MSc Organic Chemistry: Drug Discovery

Developed for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology sectors for highly qualified students as leaders in the discovery of new medicines.

Postgraduate Degree

MSc Chemical Sustainability

Provides an outstanding multidisciplinary training in chemical/biological molecular assembly using methods that have low-environmental impact.


We offer an excellent education with high standards of teaching in an exciting but friendly environment. We foster a community feel to the department and you will mix throughout your time here with staff, undergraduate students and researchers.

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Postgraduate Taught Tutor
Dr Anna Roffey
Tel: 020 7679 5574

For all enquiries please contact:
Email: masters.chem@ucl.ac.uk