Postgraduate vacancies

We aim to recruit 60-70 postgraduates each year to our PhD and Masters programmes and to our Centres for Doctoral Training (CDTs). We cover a very broad range of subjects and applications are welcomed in all areas of chemistry at any time of the year.

Below are highlighted just a few of the many projects available. Please note, unless otherwise indicated the MScR projects require students to be self-funding.

Applications to the programmes listed on in this webpage are free of charge: there are no application fees.

REF Rankings

Since May 2022 we have been ranked #1 in UK for Chemistry Research. We offer a world-class environment for your PhD or MSc research degree, with state-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure as well as support and guidance from internationally leading Academic Supervisors.

Contacting us

If you are uncertain who to contact, please contact Director of Postgraduate Recruitment at

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