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Course Summary

Unravel the mysteries of molecular structure and reactivity.Why Chemistry at Strathclyde?Benefit from our industrial placement scheme, strong industry links and close relationships with professional bodies.Option to switch between other MChem courses and BSc degrees, such as BSc (Honours) Chemistry, up to Year 3.AstraZeneca and GSK offer a bursary scheme for undergraduates in chemistry.Accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry.Study of pure and applied chemistryprovides maximum flexibility whenchoosing a career path.Your CareerA degree in chemistry opens doors to a wide range of job opportunities. The range of available roles is considerable and covers many different types of chemistry and industries such as nanotechnology, large-scale chemical plants, the drinks and pharmaceutical industries and teaching.Recent graduate job roles include: Chemical analystGraduate scientistIndustrial chemistLaboratory chemist Research chemist

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  • Scottish Advanced Higher
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
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Year 2 entry: Chemistry, Maths, Physics or Biology. Year 1 entry: As above but only one of Maths, Physics/Biology.

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£9,250 per year

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About this University

The University of Strathclyde is situated in the heart of Glasgow – one of the UK's largest cities. It has a vibrant, international community including more than 23,000 students from over 100 countries, with overseas students accounting for over 21% of the total.


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