Postgraduate study


Loughborough University's Department of Chemistry offers popular and industry-relevant opportunities, enabling students to develop multidisciplinary skills.

Our facilities

We are located inside a modern, spacious building, which includes research laboratories and study areas for where you can gain first-hand experience of the latest techniques in analytical, environmental, inorganic, organic and physical chemistry.

We offer additional facilities for the study of nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, high resolution mass spectrometry and X-ray crystallography.

Students can also benefit from a new £17 million STEMLab, offering the most advanced and up-to-date laboratories for students across a range of disciplines.

Access to our facilities will allow you to gain experience of the latest techniques. Our laboratories contain a full range of analytical and spectroscopic instrumentation, a worldclass mass spectrometry suite, single crystal and powder X-ray diffraction, laser spectroscopy and a dedicated bio-lab.