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University of Central Lancashire

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Preston PR1 2HE, United Kingdom

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has more than 400 undergraduate and 200 postgraduate courses available. It is leader in emerging disciplines such as forensic science and has a reputation for scientific research, including being a partner in a nanotechnology research team in China

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) offers the MSc in nanoscience and nanotechnology.

Why study with us
The MSc in nanoscience and nanotechnology is delivered by world-leading nanoscience researchers based at UCLan. You can learn from the people doing the cutting-edge research in the topics that are taught. We also have great links to industry, which are used to the utmost benefit by including speakers, from companies using nanotechnology every day, to deliver portions of the course. We can use our experience to help you to find a placement within our vibrant existing placement community, should you wish to study for the two-year option.

Our areas of expertise include nanoparticle fabrication and characterization, molecular electronics, surface science, graphene, micromagnetics, organic photovoltaics and ionic liquids, all of which are highly exciting focus areas for nanotechnology and nanoscience.

Professional training
All students carry out a number of research projects with differing levels of engagement with industry, from purely lab-based blue skies research, to attempting to solve problems posed by speakers from industry.

We also offer a professional research skills module to hone the abilities of students to apply themselves to real problems.

Finally, there is the two-year option for the course, which includes direct training working within a company on a professional placement.

Preston, UK

How to apply
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Tel +44 (0)1772 892 400

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