College of Science Postgraduate Courses

Agri-food Technology - MSc

This programme aims to equip students with the advanced skills, knowledge and expertise to undertake technical and production management roles in the globally important agri-food sector.


Analytical Sciences - MSc

The MSc in Analytical Sciences is designed to give graduates in science and related subjects a systematic training in the application of modern analytical methods. It aims to provide the necessary practical, interpretative analytical skills to apply a wide range of analytical techniques to key areas of application.


Applied Mathematics - MPhil/PhD

Applied Mathematics is concerned with mathematical methods used in industry, science, business and engineering. Studying this subject at doctoral level is an opportunity to become an specialist in the mathematics that powers business and society.


Applied Mathematics - MSc by Research

An MSc by Research in Applied Mathematics gives students the opportunity to conduct research into areas of mathematics with practical applications in business and industry.


Biotechnology - MSc

The MSc Biotechnology programme aims to provide students with the opportunity to develop advanced level theoretical knowledge, understanding, practical experience and training, with a particular focus on modern molecular and systems biology approaches to emerging biotechnologies.


Chemistry - MSc by Research /MPhil/PhD

Chemistry is a fundamental science that underpins a vast array of topics. At Lincoln, the School of Chemistry is focused on advancing the chemical sciences to address real-world problems in society and industry.


Clinical Animal Behaviour - MSc

The University of Lincoln’s MSc Clinical Animal Behaviour programme is headed by a team of experts and is accredited by the Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour.


Computational Physics - MPhil/PhD

Doctorate study in Computational Physics is an opportunity to engage in rigorous scholarly pursuit, and to contribute original research to a body of academia.


Computational Physics - MSc by Research

At the School of Mathematics and Physics, you will have the opportunity to advance your knowledge of computational physics, while developing your research skills and working alongside specialists.


Computer Science - MPhil/PhD

The School of Computer Science offers the opportunity to work alongside academics whose research has been internationally recognised. You will have the chance to work within a supportive community, sharing ideas and experiences with the aim of advancing knowledge.


Computer Science - MSc

This programme is designed to equip you with the advanced knowledge and skills to develop the innovative solutions required by today’s rapidly advancing computing industry.


Computer Science By Research - MSc

This programme gives you the opportunity to develop your expertise in a particular area of computer science and to consolidate your skills in preparation for positions in research development or technology management.


Engineering - MPhil/PhD

As a researcher in the School of Engineering, you can benefit from the expertise of our academics and award-winning industry links. Research opportunities are available in a variety of areas relevant to today’s engineering industry.


Engineering - MSc by Research

As a researcher in the School of Engineering, you can benefit from the expertise of our academics and award-winning industry links. Research opportunities are available in a variety of areas relevant to today’s engineering industry.


Engineering Management - MSc

The MSc Engineering Management degree is designed to build upon a prior engineering background and focus on enhancing managerial understanding in the engineering domain. This course aims to provide an extension beyond undergraduate study for those embarking, changing or advancing their chosen career.


Food Manufacturing and Technology - MPhil/PhD

The University of Lincoln’s National Centre for Food Manufacturing is an internationally recognised provider of education and research in the food manufacturing and technology sector.


Forensic Science - MSc by Research /MPhil/PhD

Research students in Forensic Science have the opportunity to work alongside a multidisciplinary team in the School of Life Sciences, and can benefit from strong links with industry practitioners.


Forensic Science - MSc

This scientifically rigorous Master’s programme is designed to provide extensive training in the latest techniques being employed in forensic science laboratories around the world.


Geography - MA by Research

The Geography MA by Research programme provides you with the opportunity to extend your undergraduate degree and develop your expertise in a particular area of Geography.


Geography - MSc by Research

The Geography MSc by Research programme provides you with the opportunity to extend your undergraduate degree and develop your expertise in a particular area of Geography.


Human Geography - MPhil/PhD

The School of Geography offers the opportunity to work at doctoral level alongside academics whose research has been internationally recognised.


Intelligence Systems - MSc

The MSc Intelligence Systems is a work-based programme that has been developed to specifically provide the opportunity for Armed Forces personnel (both serving and retired) to validate aspects of their service history through a recognised higher education route.

Teaching on this programme is a combination of different techniques including a “hands on” practical approach to scenarios and workshops, debates, lectures and independent research. Example modules for study include advanced intelligence systems management; complex signals analysis; electronic warfare and information operations; and managed intelligence databases.


Life Sciences - MPhil/PhD

Our MPhil/PhD in Life Sciences is a cross-disciplinary research programme designed to enable you to develop your research skills by focusing on a specialist set of research questions. Research expertise within the School encompasses a wide range of areas including animal behaviour, cognition and welfare, biomedical science, biochemistry, evolution and ecology.


Life Sciences - MSc by Research

Our MSc by Research in Life Sciences is a dedicated programme which is designed to enable students to further develop their research skills by focusing on a specialist project.


Mechanical Engineering - MSc

This programme aims to provide the opportunity for graduates from science, technology, engineering and mathematics disciplines to gain the skills, knowledge and abilities required to meet the significant demands required of the 21st Century professional engineer.


Microbial Biotechnology - MSc

The MSc in Microbial Biotechnology provides students with the opportunity to develop specialist knowledge which draws from the expertise in Biotechnology and Microbiology that is applicable to many industrial and environmental sectors. Micro-organisms are the workhorses of many industrial processes and students who study for the MSc Microbial Biotechnology can gain a thorough understanding of these at a whole organism and molecular level.


Microbiology - MSc

The MSc Microbiology aims to equip graduates with the advanced knowledge and skills required to embark on further research or employment in industries striving to solve major global challenges such as antibiotic resistance and the providence of clean drinking water.


Nanomaterials Science - MPhil/PhD

Doctorate study in Nanomaterials Science provides an opportunity to engage in rigorous scholarly pursuit, and to contribute original research to a body of academia.


Nanomaterials Science - MSc by Research

Postgraduate research in Nanomaterials Science provides an opportunity to engage in rigorous scholarly pursuit, and to contribute original research to a body of academia.


Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences - MPhil/PhD

As a researcher in the School of Pharmacy, you have the opportunity to liaise with professionals in the Pharmacy pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries and to develop national and international collaborations. Previous research projects have involved work in the USA and across Europe and Asia.


Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences - MSc by Research

As a researcher in the School of Pharmacy, you have the opportunity to liaise with professionals in the Pharmacy pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries and to develop national and international collaborations. Previous research projects have involved work in the USA and across Europe and Asia.


Physical Geography - MPhil/PhD

The School of Geography offers the opportunity to work at doctoral level alongside academics whose research has been internationally recognised.


Pure Mathematics - MPhil/PhD

Pure Mathematics at Doctoral level offers the opportunity investigate the purely abstract, theoretical areas of mathematical discovery at the highest level.


Pure Mathematics - MSc by Research

The School of Mathematics and Physics offers the opportunity to work alongside academics in a vibrant community, sharing ideas and experiences.


Robotics and Autonomous Systems - MSc

The MSc Robotics and Autonomous Systems is designed to equip students with the advanced knowledge and skills to develop the innovative solutions required by the rapidly emerging global industry in Robotics and Autonomous Systems (RAS).


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