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Chemical Physics with a Year Abroad, MChem

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #192 (WUR) Norwich, United Kingdom
The degree in Chemical Physics with a Year Abroad from University of East Anglia is for you if you possess an inherent curiosity about the world around you, are fascinated by the way chemicals interact and have a desire to understand their impact on every aspect of our lives, from our health and wellbeing to our economy. 

Overview

We have been teaching Chemical Physics at UEA for almost 50 years; today some of the most adventurous scientific activity can be found in this field.

Exciting and intellectually challenging, this integrated degree in Chemical Physics with a Year Abroad from University of East Anglia will introduce you to topics across the full scope of the subject, such as the fabrication and properties of nanoparticles, laser systems and their applications, microsensors, computational modelling and photonics.

You will benefit from our interdisciplinary and coherent approach, which brings together chemistry, physics and mathematics. And you’ll get the invaluable opportunity to study overseas for a year at one of our partner universities in North America, Europe, Australasia, or Asia. Here you’ll study advanced level modules from the core subjects as well as some elective modules to suit your interests. A Year Abroad director or your academic advisor will provide guidance throughout.

We are a leading centre for chemistry research in the UK, with 98% of our research ranked as world-leading or internationally excellent in the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014). The School of Chemistry’s research themes are light and energy, the chemistry of materials and catalysis, and the chemistry of life processes. These themes influence and run throughout our taught programmes, ensuring you learn at the forefront of research in the field.

Examples of careers that you could enter include;

  • Chemical industry
  • Research Scientist
  • Data Analyst
  • Academic
  • Teacher

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Bonding, Structure And Periodicity 
  • Chemistry Laboratory 
  • Chemistry Of Carbon-based Compounds 
  • Electromagnetism, Optics, Relativity And Quantum Mechanics 
  • Light, Atoms And Molecules 
  • Mathematics For Scientists A 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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General Requirements

  • A Level ABB including Chemistry and Mathematics or BBB including Chemistry and Mathematics with an A in the Extended Project
  • International Baccalaureate 32 points including HL 5 in Chemistry and Mathematics
  • Scottish Highers AAABB including Chemistry and Mathematics
  • Scottish Advanced Highers BCC including Chemistry and Mathematics
  • Irish Leaving Certificate 3 subjects at H2, 3 subjects at H3 including Chemistry and Mathematics
  • Access Course Pass Access to HE Diploma with Distinction in 30 credits at Level 3 and Merit in 15 credits at Level 3, including 12 credits in Chemistry and 12 credits in Mathematics
  • European Baccalaureate 75% overall including 70% in Chemistry and Mathematics

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    19800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19800 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9300 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Norwich

  • 609 - 1050 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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