What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
Chemistry and Mathematics.
Chemistry and Mathematics.
EITHER 6 in Higher Level Chemistry and 5 in Higher Level Maths OR 6 in Higher Level Chemistry and 5 in Higher Level Physics or Biology and 6 in Standard Level Maths.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 136 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers91%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Modules include: Chemistry laboratory and assessed work; mathematics and physics for chemists; introduction to inorganic chemistry; introduction to organic chemistry; introduction to physical chemistry; chemistry laboratory; introduction to polymer chemistry; organic synthesis; foundations of electrochemistry and properties of solutions; organic chemistry ii; statistical mechanics; symmetry and group theory in chemistry; transition metal chemistry: structure, reactivity and organometalic chemistry; solid state materials; introduction to biological and medicinal chemistry; key skills; organometallic reactions and catalysis; metal ions in biological systems: bio-inorganic chemistry; polymer chemistry; structure elucidation by NMR and MS; molecular pharmacology; MChem professional experience placement project; laboratory work; MChem professional experience placement presentation; extended laboratory work; MChem industrial training placement project; enzymes and natural product biosynthesis; molecular interactions in chemistry and biology; basic molecular modelling; European placement project; molecular quantum mechanics; research project for visiting students; frontiers in chemistry; stereoselective synthesis; reactive intermediates; colloidal materials: bubbles, droplets, and particles; structures and properties of advanced inorganic materials; research project and methodology; synthetic chemistry i (organic); synthetic chemistry ii (metallo-organic); synthetic chemistry iii (supramolecular and macromolecular); dynamics of chemical reactions; electrochemistry and nanotechnology; advanced medicinal and biological chemistry; theoretical and computational chemistry; research project for MChem industrial training students.
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How you'll spend your time
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- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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