MSc in Green Chemistry & Sustainable Industrial Technology

‌‌Researcher in Green Chemistry Lab

Our MSc in Green Chemistry and Sustainable Industrial Technology has been accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry

Researcher working in Lab

Research is carried out under across 4 Technology Platforms

The first course of its kind to be accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry, this taught Masters course is designed to equip you with the necessary skills in green chemistry and green chemical technology to prepare you for a range of different careers in research, process development, environmental services, manufacturing, law, consultancy and government.

For more information about undertaking a postgraduate taught programme, you may be interested in referring to a website developed by the Higher Education Funding Council on Steps to Postgraduate Study.

Course Content

Learn about the key principles of green chemistry and the importance of sustainable technology in a variety of areas. 

Research Project


Solve current and real industrial problems by undertaking a core project carried out with industrial partners or other organisations.


MSc students are involved in raising awareness of green chemistry in school children and the general public.

Our Students

The content of the course is globally relevant and attracts applications from around the world.

New Green Chemistry Centre Building

  • Larger, state-of-the-art laboratories
  • 20 fumehoods
  • an instrumentation room
  • a reactor room
  • A bespoke Industrial Engagement Facility

Get in touch

Contact our admissions team

How to Apply

Link to apply now

Fees & Funding

Find out more about fees and funding

Find Out More

Take a look at our MSc Green Chemistry brochure: 
MSc flyer (PDF  , 1,419kb)

A Chinese version is also available here: 
MSc flyer Chinese version (PDF  , 2,246kb)

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