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Visit the Chemistry Department

If you are interested in postgraduate study in Chemistry at the University of York, we can arrange an individual programme tailored to your own interests at a time that is convenient to you.

Your visit may include:

  • An opportunity to speak to academic staff you would like to work with on a research degree or MSc course tutors
  • A chance to chat with current postgraduate Chemistry students about their experiences
  • A tour of the Department, focussed on the area of Chemistry you are interested in
  • An opportunity to speak to graduate administrative staff about the application process
  • An Information Pack on postgraduate study at York

To arrange a bespoke visit to the Chemistry Department, please email Alice, Rachel and Sharon on So you can make the most of your visit, please include a CV and an indication of the degree classification you expect to achieve.  If you are applying to start your postgraduate degree in the current or following academic year, you may choose to submit an online application prior to your visit.



Postgrad Open Day 2010


All the staff and students I met were extremely welcoming and informative, and visiting the learning and laboratory environment within the chemistry department provided me with all I needed to make an informed decision about doing a research degree.

- A student who visited the Department