Students at work in Chemistry


Since our inception in 2012 we have invested over £30 million in your learning environment and recruited world-leading academic staff who match our ambitions.


for Student Satisfaction
The Guardian University League Tables 2019


for Graduate Prospects
The Times Good University Guide 2019


Invested in cutting-edge laboratories and facilities in the last decade


We are dedicated to providing the best chemistry education for our students. We want our courses to rank amongst the best in the UK.

Royal Society of Chemistry

Royal Society of Chemistry

Our Chemistry degrees are accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry.

University of the Year

University of the Year

Lancaster is The Times and Sunday Times University of the Year 2018.

Teaching Excellence Framework

Teaching Excellence Framework

We have received a TEF Gold standard for excellent teaching.


Our Chemistry research is divided into three themes. Each theme is led by a team of research-active staff, at the forefront of their fields.

Access world-class equipment and facilities at Lancaster University.

Work with us

We work with businesses of all sizes and in many ways - with collaborative research, internships, training, guest lectures and events.

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Eureka Moments

"It's the time when your lessons just click with you, or losing those first day nerves and fitting in. What will your Eureka Moment be?"

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