We're proud to be a World Top 100 department with an extensive research base.
"It's incredible to watch our exceptional students develop as scientists and become highly engaged problem solvers ready to shape the future!"
Professor Karl Coleman, Head of Department
Dr Clare Mahon has been awarded a UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship worth £1.7 M.
Congratulations to Aisha Bismillah (McGonigal Group) on winning the 2021 Merck Research Award for Underrepresented Chemists of Color! This award is for underrepresented groups in chemistry including third year chemistry graduate students (minimum) or postdocs.
We offer both BSc and MChem undergraduate courses, many accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry.
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