Professional standard teaching and research facilities

Research in Antarctica

Year 4 of our MChem can be spent at YorkAbroad or in Industry

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Our Department of Chemistry has achieved outstanding 2018 NSS results

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Our Department of Chemistry is 3rd in the Guardian University League Table 2019

Duncan Bruce

Professor Duncan Bruce
Head of Department

Welcome to the Department of Chemistry

Equality and Diversity

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Chemistry at York has held an Athena SWAN Gold award for 10 years, and was the first department in the UK to achieve this highest level.


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Departmental news

Structure of heat-loving virus revealed

Tuesday 19 February 2019

2019 Process Chemistry Award

Wednesday 9 January 2019

ACU Blue Charter fellowship success

Tuesday 8 January 2019

Inorganic Aromaticity Switching

Thursday 22 November 2018

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