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Our courses will help you develop the knowledge and skills needed by professional chemists

New facilities within the department

"I wanted to experience what it was like being part of a University research group", Rachel, MChem Year 4 York

F block labs 2014

New state-of-the-art Teaching Laboratories and Green Chemistry Centre of Excellence opened in May 2014

International applicants

We welcome applications from students of all nationalities to our Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes.

Our international students form a very important part of our community and each year students join us from a wide range of countries. We are particularly proud of the support we give to our international students.

We are a leading, internationally recognised Chemistry Department with an excellent academic reputation for teaching and research.

Do get in touch if you have any questions.


Our world class research

  • a distinctive interdisciplinary research structure 
  • over 50 members of staff of international repute
  • thriving graduate school

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