The Master of Science in Chemistry Research is a one-year research programme, designed to provide internationally recognised training in chemistry for graduates to the highest level of professional and scientific standards. The aim of the MSc is to produce high-calibre graduates who can independently tackle problems in chemistry and closely related areas. It also aims to develop employment-ready professionals who intend to gain employment in this field or enter a PhD programme. The course has taught modules (30 ECTS credits) and a research module (60 ECTS credits). Applicants will be taught by NUI Galway's academics, who are experts in this field; qualified scientists from industry will also be providing lectures.
3 GOOD REASONS TO STUDY THIS COURSE
1. Taught modules during the first three months of the programme followed by an eight-month research project with the option to carry out the research project in industry.
2. Training relevant to employment in the pharmaceutical and medical devices sectors.
3. Training in a location that is a major hub for the medical devices sector.