Chemistry is a science which deals with the design, synthesis, analysis and properties of molecules. The study of chemistry will appeal to those with an enquiring, analytical mind and good powers of observation and deduction. At UNSW, these skills will be further developed during our degree programs.

Graduates are employed within the chemical industry in product development, chemical analysis, manufacturing and processing. Other areas of employment include forensics, agriculture, mining, archaeology, patent law, science policy development, pharmaceutical and health sciences, the development of advanced materials, safety, education and training.

Studying Chemistry at UNSW

The study of Chemistry at UNSW is through the School of Chemistry ( Please refer to the table below for a list of research programs available at UNSW.

Chemistry can be studied in the following Programs 

Program Code & Name At the Level of Stream
1870 Chemistry Research CHEMAR1870
2475 Science Research CHEMAR2475
2910 Chemistry Research CHEMAR2910

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