There is an opportunity to work with the University of Bristol and Syngenta plc on an exciting interdisciplinary project of global significance. The PhD project is entitled Biophysical properties of plant surface waxes: composition, morphology, responsive properties and functionality. More details about the Syngenta CASE Studentship.
If you want to work in a technology or science based company, the MSc gives you a broad range of skills that makes you much more employable.
In terms of science, it is much more about doing what you want than at undergraduate level. If you are interested in a particular field, you are free to pursue that.