Postgraduate study

The Chemistry Department, based at Singleton Park Campus, has excellent, purpose-built laboratories ideal for pursuing further research in Chemistry. Integration between the department and the College of Engineering, the Medical School and other departments in the College of Science provides an environment of research excellence. This allows students and staff to invent, innovate and develop products in a way that impacts on current global challenges. 

Research interests include Energy, Health, New and Advanced Molecules and Materials; and Water and the Environment. 

Postgraduate research degrees

The Chemistry Department is always keen to attract high-quality postgraduate students to join our research community. As a research student you will be guided by internationally leading researchers and will carry out a large individual research project.

PhD/MSc by Research Chemistry

Visit us

The best way to find out whether a postgraduate course is right for you is to come and visit us. You'll be able to chat with our academics, meet current students and find out more about scholarships and funding. Our chemistry postgraduate open days take place at the Singleton Park Campus. 

Fully-funded Scholarships

Chemistry: Swansea University Research Excellence Scholarship 2019 (closing date: 4 January 2019)