A Masters course can really help you to stand out in today’s competitive job market. All of our courses have been developed in partnership with industry, are guided by current research, and provide excellent teaching. You’ll develop specialist knowledge which will set you apart from the rest of your peers and help you on your career path.
We're ranked top 10 in the Guardian University league tables 2019 and top 150 in the world for Natural Sciences in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019.
Our Industrial Advisory Committee helps ensure our courses are up-to-date with modern practices and techniques. Companies, such as the Clothworkers’ Company and Society of Dyers and Colourists, provide support for you during your course. This support includes providing scholarships, work experience placement opportunities, and contributing to lectures, workshops and projects.
An active research environment enables us to offer you a range of exciting degree courses taught by experts who are leaders in their fields. You’ll be directly engaged in research through substantial individual and team-based project work when you may benefit from accessing our specialist facilities.
Exceptional student experience
You’ll join a friendly, supportive and diverse postgraduate community who come from all around the world. A personal tutor, and our student support teams, will provide advice and support throughout your degree.
We have long-established links with industry in the UK and overseas, which is one of the many reasons why our graduates are highly sought after by employers such as GlaxoSmithKline, Unilever, BP, and General Electric.