Chemistry at Lancaster University

Chemistry Masters by Research


Scholarships are available for all Taught Masters programmes, up to the value of £5,000, generally awarded based on academic merit. All applicants will be considered.

For further information about making an application, please email

Alumni Loyalty Scholarship

Lancaster University will offer a reduction in tuition fees to all taught Master’s programmes for eligible applicants, determined by the level of undergraduate award achieved. The value of the scholarship is as follows:

  • 20% fee reduction for 1st Class Hons degree holders
  • 10% fee reduction for 2:1 Hons degree holders
Scholarships & Bursaries

Postgraduate Loan Scheme

The UK Government offers postgraduate loans to Masters level students, and to PhD students from August 2018 onwards. If you are studying for a Masters degree, you could apply for up to £10,000. Doctoral students can apply for a loan of up to £25,000.

Postgraduate Loan Scheme

Funded Masters by Research

Are you interested in being paid to research? The Lancaster-based Centre for Global Eco-Innovation runs funded Masters and PhD projects in cooperation with local and national businesses. Each company will have a unique plan for you to work on, and your research will be monitored and assessed by Lancaster University.

CGE Masters by Research Degrees