Research courses

We are home to research breakthrough in low cost fingerprint drug testing and offer state-of-the-art facilities for NMR and mass spectrometry.

What we are researching

Take a look at our Centre for Petroleum and Surface Chemistry who is researching petroleum and surfaces and interfaces.

Studentships

We have studentship opportunities available, including our new Vice Chancellor’s Studentship Award and the Doctoral College Studentship Award.

Biodegradable polymers: New directions in controlled radical ring-opening polymerisation

Funding information:
This call is for self-funded students. However, excellent candidates will be encouraged to apply for a doctoral college studentship award which covers living cost (£15,009 per year), tuition fees, and bench fees for 3 years.Available from: October 2019Applications accepted all year round 

Quantum Biology studentships

The Leverhulme Quantum Biology Doctoral Training Centre (QB DTC) invites applications from excellent candidates for seven fully funded PhD studentships, covering fees and maintenance, for October 2019 entry.

Expert support

The Doctoral College supports the academic and professional development of postgraduate researchers to ensure our world-leading research continues to grow. There is also an extensive Researcher Development Programme run at university level.

Facilities

Our facilities include a nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrometer, thermochemistry, powder X-ray diffraction and mass spectrometry to name a few.

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