Chemistry at York - 95% overall student satisfaction in the 2017 NSS

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Excellent feedback from our recent Mooc, 'Exploring Everyday Chemistry'

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

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Chemistry at York - 2nd in The Guardian (2018) and 4th in the Complete University Guide (2018) and The Times (2018)

Chemistry at York - 4th in The Times Good University Guide 2018

Undergraduate Study

Ranked 2nd in the The Guardian (2018) and 4th in the Complete University Guide (2018), and The Times (2018)

Our courses specialise in medicinal chemistry, environmental and green chemistry - a distinctive feature being the opportunity to spend the fourth year in industry, abroad or at York.

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All 16 BSc and MChem degree courses accredited by the RSC

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