Our courses

Our chemistry degrees can empower you to make a difference in the world. From developing new medicines and ways to fight crime, to using science to reduce our impact on the environment - your chemistry degree is a journey of discovery.

Why choose Loughborough?

Placements and careers

Our emphasis on hands-on laboratory experience is combined with opportunities to develop a wide range of transferable skills, equipping you with the skills to stand out in the competitive job market. Some of the companies that employ our graduates include AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline, NHS, Owlstone Medical and 3M*.

*Graduate Outcomes Survey (2018-2020 graduates, 15 months post-graduation)

Highly rated

We ranked 3rd for Chemistry in The Guardian League Table 2022 and 3rd in the UK for overall satisfaction in Chemistry in the National Student Survey (NSS) 2021 - testament to the exceptional student experience and support we pride ourselves on.

Outstanding facilities

You'll be taught in STEMLab - our £17M state-of-the-art facility featuring world-class chemistry and biosciences labs, equipment and learning facilities. Your studies will be further enhanced by our £6m investment in refurbished laboratory space.