Chemical Sciences hub
What's it like to study Chemical Sciences at Queen Mary?
Get a feel for what’s in store, as a teacher and student explain some of the attractions of Chemical Sciences at Queen Mary.
Chat online with former students
Connect online with students that have already graduated and find out about life during and after Queen Mary
“It’s been a fantastic year of developing both personally and professionally”
Nishma reflects on her time as a placement student at GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceutical Supply Chain.
“I lived in Switzerland for a year”
Alina speaks to us about her placement in Medicinal Chemistry at Roche.
It’s more than a gown
Hear what our students and tutors have to say about their time at Queen Mary and what made the experience so memorable.
Alumni view: “Our time at Queen Mary laid a brilliant foundation for our future”
Some of our alumni reveal how their time at Queen Mary prepared them for their careers, and talk about what they’re doing now.
“Lots of smoke and coloured solutions”
As well as teaching undergraduates, Dr Tippu Sheriff promotes Chemistry in schools and colleges. He talks us through his love of the subject.
“I enjoy how diverse the student population is here”
Dr Lesley Howell enthuses about one of the real benefits of teaching and learning here at Queen Mary.
Chemistry should bring every element together
Professor Marina Resmini recently became Chair of the Royal Society of Chemistry’s Inclusion and Diversity committee. Find out what’s involved.
Chemistry research at Queen Mary
We're breaking new ground – and building on a legacy dating back 125 years.
From chemistry to consultancy
Shahid is now a Senior Executive at EY, demonstrating how the skills you learn in Pharmaceutical Chemistry can take you anywhere.
Chemical Sciences optional reading
Optional summer reading and listening for if you want to get a better view of all things Chemical Sciences
A curriculum that provides a solid knowledge base and some very valuable skills
Not only will you master basic practical and analytical techniques, you’ll get hands-on experience of innovative areas like programming.
Enhance your learning with our state-of-the-art facilities
Our principal chemistry building has recently undergone extensive refurbishment, so you can benefit from an exceptional practical learning space.
Gain real-world industry experience or study abroad
Nearly all of our Chemical Science programmes offers you exciting opportunities to take your learning out into the real world.
Your careers options explained
Because Chemical Sciences graduates have a both industry-specific and transferrable skills, they are highly sought-after in a number of fields.