Welcome to the School of Chemical Sciences


Welcome to the School of Chemical Sciences. We offer students, staff and the community a wide range of world-renowned undergraduate and postgraduate subjects, facilities and resources.

Discovering and designing drugs

BSc student Casey Park remembers the exact moment she decided to pursue Medicinal Chemistry. She left Courses and Careers Open Day inspired by Distinguished Professor Margaret Brimble's accomplishments.

Developing new ideas

Professor Paul Kilmartin enjoys seeing how the latest experiments are progressing and is always on the look-out for an unexpected result. He says our most interesting findings have come from our “mistakes”.

Take a look at what you can study

From molecules that changed the world to drug design and development, studying with the School of Chemical Sciences will help you understand and appreciate the world you live in. View and download our 2018 handbooks.