Our award-winning staff use a variety of teaching methods to help you gain relevant skills during your degree. Learn through lectures, practical sessions, placements, a final-year research project, and more.
Where will you take us next?
We work together to make life better for everyone, and our students are actively involved in our world-class research.
Watch our video to learn more about the research in our Department.
You’ll be allocated a student mentor and academic tutor when you join our Department. You can also get involved in ChemSoc, a student-run society that organises events such as socials and career fairs.
It was the industry connections that helped me choose the University. Reading sits near a hotbed of big industry names and the close link between them and the University is very good news for students!
Aisha Nuhu, MChem Chemistry with a Year in Industry/Research graduate
"For students to achieve the deep learning and understanding they need, the material should be taught in an engaging way. I make sure my tutorials and lectures are dynamic, and encourage participation from students.”
Dr Philippa Cranwell, Undergraduate Admissions Tutor and Lecturer