School of Chemistry

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Visit us this June to get a feel of the campus and what it's like to study at Leeds

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Undergraduate Open Days at the University of Leeds
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Dr Megan Wright receives ACS award

University Academic Fellow Dr Megan Wright has been recognised with the Infectious Diseases Young Investigator Award from the American Chemical Association.

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Dr Megan Wright
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New EPSRC Centres for Doctoral Training

More than 150 new fully-funded PhD researcher places are being created in Leeds

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School of Chemistry

We are one of the leading Chemistry schools in the UK with over 70 years’ experience in both teaching and research excellence. Our world-leading research, delivered via six research groups, cuts across the fields of inorganic, organic and physical chemistry. We’re exceptionally proud that according to the most recent Research Excellence Framework 2014, 95% of our research activity is rated as either ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’.

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The world-leading work of our research groups feeds directly into our teaching, which means you’ll learn about the latest developments in your subject from world-class academics.

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Our courses have been developed in partnership with industry, which means they reflect the needs of business and industry, both now and in the future.

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Your PhD will take you to the forefront of your field. You could pursue an academic career or use your cutting-edge research and advanced transferable skills to excel in your professional career.

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Pools of steaming water near volcano

A new paper has been published exploring how diamidophosphate (DAP), a…

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Devon Legge receiving MedChemComm poster prize

A postgraduate researcher in the School of Chemistry has been awarded the…

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University Academic Fellow Dr Megan Wright

The American Chemical Society (ACS) has bestowed a prestigious award upon a…

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Engineering and Physical Sciences employability team

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Employability Team have been named one…

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Image of a planet closed to the bright burning sun.

The Priestley International Centre for Climate invites you to this half day symposium on planetary atmospheres.

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Our open days are a great way to discover more about your desired subject area, our fantastic facilities on campus, and life at Leeds.

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Students walking through campus at University of Leeds

Our open days are a great way to discover more about your desired subject area, our fantastic facilities on campus, and life at Leeds.

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A joint networks event on AI and Machine Learning for Chemical Discovery and Development will be hosted by a Leeds team from the School of Chemistry and School of Chemical and Process Engineering.

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We deliver events and activities to showcase this fascinating subject area to students at schools and colleges across the UK.

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We have a dedicated Employability Team that provide businesses with access to our talented students through a range of services.

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We work with organisations of all sizes across a wide range of industries to come up with solutions to your needs.

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The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset.

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