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

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

Funding information:
This call is for self-funded students. Funding for exceptional candidates may be available through doctoral college studentships; please enquire.

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.

What our students say

Read our student profiles to discover first-hand what it's like to study with us.

I love studying at Surrey. It’s a beautiful environment to be in. My Department is very supportive and so is my supervisor.

Hannah Whitmore, PhD Chemistry
Hannah Whitmore

Facilities

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

Find a supervisor

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