Overview of the programme
This course trains graduates with a chemistry background specifically for a career in product development across a wide variety of industrial sectors including food and beverages, pharmaceutical, cosmetics, personal care, paints and inks.
Formulation is a vital activity central to manufacturing in a wide range of industries. Our MSc Formulation Science course encompasses polymer and colloid science, building understanding of the physical and chemical interactions between multiple components in today's complex formulations, and leading to a competitive advantage in undertaking Product Development and Quality Control.
The course is taught within the world-leading Centre for Water Soluble Polymers where staff have been helping national and multi-national companies solve their formulation problems for over 25 years.