School of Chemistry, University of Glasgow

at Joseph Black Building, University Ave, Glasgow, G12 8QQ United Kingdom

School of Chemistry at the University of Glasgow

School of Chemistry, University of Glasgow
Joseph Black Building, University Ave
Glasgow G12 8QQ
United Kingdom
Contact Phone
P: +44 141 330 4708


The School has a long history of excellence in both research and teaching and we are committed to continuing that tradition. Our range of undergraduate degree programmes is wide and varied, and our flexible entry system allows those choosing to study at the University of Glasgow to benefit from the opportunity to explore a range of subjects in addition to Chemistry before specialisation. The School has a superb research environment with world leading research groups and facilities, a large and vibrant PhD programme with a wide variety of research topics. Our research covers all aspects of Chemistry, as well as the interfaces with biology, materials science and physics, and we are part of WestCHEM, the joint Research School in Chemistry with the University of Strathclyde.

Opening time

  • Mondays: 09:00- 17:00
  • Tuesdays: 09:00- 17:00
  • Wednesdays: 09:00- 17:00
  • Thursdays: 09:00- 17:00
  • Fridays: 09:00- 17:00

General Info

Company Rating

142 Facebook users were in School of Chemistry, University of Glasgow. It's a 39 position in Popularity Rating for companies in School category in Glasgow

551 FB users likes School of Chemistry, University of Glasgow, set it to 57 position in Likes Rating for Glasgow in School category

A big hello to our new Chemistry PhD students! The Alchemists are hosting welcome drinks at 5pm today in the Conference Room (Room A4-41) - have fun!

Published on 2015-10-01 13:52:01 GMT

Congratulations to Dr Nick Spencer, who passed his viva yesterday!

Published on 2015-09-17 11:36:12 GMT

The 11th annual WestCHEM Research Day takes place here this coming Monday. With a selection of talks from the students of The University of Glasgow and the University of Strathclyde as well as a plenary lecture from Edinburgh's Dr Paul Lusby, this event will provide a glimpse into some of Scotland's hottest chemistry research.

Published on 2015-08-07 11:07:33 GMT

Congratulations to David Lennon and Richard Hartley, who have both been promoted to Professor. This is a great recognition of their contribution to excellence within the University. Well done!

Published on 2015-08-03 11:41:39 GMT

With the new term starting, the School is delighted to welcome two new University Teachers in Organic Chemistry, Dr Ciorsdaidh Watts and Dr Patrick Thomson. In addition, Dr Smita Odedra will continue as University Teacher in Physical Chemistry.

Published on 2015-09-14 15:09:37 GMT

Calling all 3rd and 4th years! Want free snacks and drinks, the opportunity to win prizes, and the fame and glory of outsmarting our staff team with your nimble lab skills and supreme knowledge of chemistry? Take part in the CHEMISTRY CHALLENGE on 8 October! Places limited, so email Dr Beth Paschke by 5pm TODAY to sign up. It's gonna be aaamazing!