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Undergraduate Chemistry degrees

Thinking about studying chemistry? Our exciting degrees in chemistry cover all aspects of the subject. Be part of an innovative and supportive environment that delivers an outstanding experience.

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Postgraduate study

Postgraduate degrees in Chemistry

Are you interested in a postgraduate degree in chemistry? Southampton is already home to more than 150 postgrads and 45 postdoc researchers. Be part of a community working at the cutting-edge of science.

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Chemistry Research

Our academics are changing the world for the better with their world-leading chemistry research. We are developing a deeper understanding of chemistry to benefit both science and society.

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We work with schools to inspire their pupils to become the next generation of outstanding chemists. We offer an insight into chemistry by offering educational and interactive activities led by our students and academic staff.

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Latest News

  • 2015/08/28

    International honours for Chemistry

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  • 2015/08/25

    Southampton scientists find new way to detect ortho–para conversion in water

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  • 2015/08/12

    Chemistry achieves excellent results in NSS 2015

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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.”

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Chemistry excellent results NSS 2015

Chemistry excellent results NSS 2015

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