• Teaching

    The School has a long history of excellence in teaching, and has a range of Undergraduate and Postgraduate taught courses to suit every interest.

  • Research

    The School has a superb research environment with world leading research groups and facilities, with a vibrant PhD programme and a wide variety of research topics.

  • Student Life

    The Chemistry student society - the Alchemists - is one of the oldest societies on campus, and organises a range of social events, a programme of fun & topical lectures, and provides tutorial and past-paper services to members.


 

The School has a long history of excellence in both research and teaching and we are committed to continuing that tradition.

Our range of undergraduate degree programmes is wide and varied, and our flexible entry system allows those choosing to study at the University of Glasgow to benefit from the opportunity to explore a range of subjects in addition to Chemistry before specialisation.

The School has a superb research environment with world leading research groups and facilities, a large and vibrant PhD programme with a wide variety of research topics. Our research covers all aspects of Chemistry, as well as the interfaces with biology, materials science and physics, and we are part of WestCHEM, the joint Research School in Chemistry with the University of Strathclyde.


News

  • 30 Jan

    Top 100 Practising UK Scientists list

    Jamie Gallagher featured in the top 100 practising UK Scientists list published by the Science Council.
  • 24 Jan

    Top 100 Practising UK Scientists list

    Lee Cronin featured in the top 100 practising UK Scientists list published by the Science Council.
  • 24 Jan

    Malcolm Kadodwala grant

    Dr. Malcolm Kadodwala has won EPSRC/NSF funding for Plasmon-Enhanced Chiroptical Biosensors research
  • 11 Nov

    Lecturer in Physical Chemistry

    The School of Chemistry, one of the leading chemistry research schools in the UK and part of the WestCHEM Research School, seek to recruit a Lecturer to undertake high-quality research in physical chemistry complementing and enhancing existing strengths in theoretical and experimental biomolecular structure & dynamics, ultrafast chemical physics, and photonic metamaterials.

Events

  • 24 Nov

    Isotope Day - 4 December 2013

    December 4 2013 is the 100th birthday of isotopes. This word first appeared in the scientific literature in Frederick Soddy's letter to the science journal 'Nature', published on this date in 1913.
  • 17 Oct

    BZA Meeting 2014

    BZA Meeting 2014 The British Zeolite Association Meeting will be held 9-11 April 2014 For additional information, please contact Justin Hargreaves. Registration is now open.
  • 25 Apr

    Dynamics of Molecules and Materials-II

    A workshop on Dynamics of Molecules and Materials-II will be held 5 - 6 July 2013 at Glasgow University
  • 28 Mar

    Chemistry at Work

    We would like to invite your school to bring two teams of six S1 pupils to the Chemistry at Work event