Students graduating with postgraduate qualifications enter a wide range of careers in the public and private sectors. Graduates include research chemists, scientific managers in the chemical, pharmaceutical and fine chemicals industries, university lecturers, teachers, and accountants.
Many people go on to further postdoctoral research either in the UK or overseas before entering employment.
The Department has strong research links with industry providing opportunities for students to meet industrial colleagues and discuss career options.
Following this MSc, students will be suited to working as professional chemists and/or undertaking chemical research. Opportunities could include employment within the chemical industry or progression to University PhD studies.