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Department of Chemistry


Durham University's 2010-2020 strategy lays out our vision to be a university for and of the world, learning from and embedding best international practice in everything we do.

Chemistry has a long tradition of welcoming undergraduate and postgraduate students from around the world and interacting with top international institutions. Around 30% of our academic staff have joined us from overseas and most have worked abroad at some point of their careers.

On the following pages, you can read about some of our large international collaborative research projects, about our international students and recent graduates, and about international experiences offered to both incoming and outgoing students.