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Southampton is one of the best places in the UK for chemistry teaching and research.

We aim to change the world for the better through the excellence of our research, the strength of our teaching and our entrepreneurial outlook.

  • 27 May 2016

    Outstanding Chemistry teaching is recognis...

    Chemistry at the University of Southampton has made impressive gain...

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  • 18 May 2016

    Chemistry students cast their votes

    Members of staff in Chemistry have been recognised for their great ...

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  • 17 May 2016

    Improving imaging at an atomic level

    Life scientists will meet at the University of Southampton later th...

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    “The combination of the range of content, from both core and optional material, paired with the time you get in a lab environment as an undergraduate really gives you a well-rounded knowledge of the subject.”

    Amy Johnston - MChem Chemistry with six-month placement
    Athena SWAN silver

    Athena SWAN Silver Award

    Chemistry at Southampton is fully committed to the Athena SWAN Charter that recognises a commitment to addressing gender inequalities. Our involvement in the Athena SWAN project is to improve career progression for female academics in science, engineering and technology disciplines in higher education and research in Southampton Chemistry.

    NSS 2015

    Chemistry excellent results NSS 2015

    A number of our degree programmes achieved 100% in selected areas. This is a reflection of the hard work and commitment from our teaching staff and we are pleased that the undergraduate student community value the excellent teaching experience and facilities we offer them here at Southampton.


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