Chemistry MSc by Research, or PhD

University of Aberdeen

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( 4.0) 875 reviews


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Chemistry has been taught at Aberdeen since 1733 and Aberdeen set up one of the first Chemistry Departments in the UK. Most postgraduate programmes are by research, but they also include lectures, seminars, and group meetings. If you study the MSc by research, you are guided by an academic supervisor and you are assessed on originality or critical exposition of existing research in your area of interest. If you study the PhD, your research is carried out over 3-4 years and it is assessed from... READ MORE

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Full time | University of Aberdeen | 36 months | SEP-19, O..

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29th / 131
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28th
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43rd

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SEP-19, OC...
SEP-19, OCT-19, NOV-19, DEC-19, JAN-20, FEB-20, MAR-20, APR-20, MAY-20, JUN-20, JUL-20, AUG-20, SEP-20, OCT-20, NOV-20, DEC-20, JAN-21, FEB-21, MAR-21, APR-21, MAY-21, JUN-21, JUL-21
Full Time
36 months

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Chemistry (General)
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P. Haynes
22 Nov 16

It has been eclectic, although I wish I was more explorative... though that's another...

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The University of Aberdeen is 5th oldest university in the UK and 3rd oldest university in Scotland. It was founded by Bishop William Elphinstone in 1495 to provide academic learning across many of the subjects it teaches and researches today. Aberdeen attracts over 3,500 postgraduate students internationally, studying on campus and online. There are 12 schools: Business School Divinity, History and Philosophy Education Language, Literature, Music and Visual Culture Law Social Science Biological Sciences Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition Psychology Engineering Geosciences Natural and Computing Sciences Postgraduate Research School Research Institutes The beautiful University of Aberdeen is ‘Open to all and dedicated to the pursuit of truth in the service of others.

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University of Aberdeen

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King's College
Aberdeen
Aberdeen, City Of
AB24 3FX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Aberdeen  0.9 miles away