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.

Family and Fellowship

Dr Erin Leitao is the only scientist in New Zealand working towards creating new polymeric materials with main-group elements comprising the backbone. Read about her research and how she maintains a balance between work and family.

Take a look at what you can study

From molecules that changed the world to issues in 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.

2017 Spring graduation

The School of Chemical Sciences would like to congratulate all of its graduands. We have 97 students graduating in the Spring ceremony. We look forward to sharing your success, and wish you the best for any future study and employment.