Chemistry at UCL

Chemistry at UCL - inspiring the future

Undergraduate study at UCL Chemistry

Undertake a course that combines a fundamental understanding with exposure to research from year one.

Postgraduate study at UCL Chemistry

We offer a range of opportunities for MSc, MRes, EngD and PhD study including the M3S CDT.


The department is one of the top chemistry departments in the UK and ranked second best in the UK for most impactful research. 

Schools outreach programme

Get your students excited about chemistry by taking part in our Schools Outreach Programme.

Available PhD Studentships

The department has a wide range of PhD Studentships available in all areas of chemistry.

Current vacancies

If you are thinking about coming to work at UCL, then this could be one of the best decisions you make in your life.

Athena SWAN

The Chemistry Department holds an Athena SWAN Bronze Award.

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94% of our research was deemed to be world-leading or internationally excellent.