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The School of Chemistry at the University of Melbourne, is a Department of the Faculty of Science. The University is located in Parkville, an inner suburb of Melbourne, with associated rural and regional campuses in the state of Victoria, Australia.


The School is located on two separate sites or precincts: the Chemistry Building (or Masson precinct) and the Bio21 Institute of Molecular Science & Biotechnology building.

Our address for all correspondence is:

School of Chemistry
The University of Melbourne
VIC 3010, Australia


Maps of the Chemistry building are available in the kiosk in the front foyer of the main entrance to the building. Also view campus maps on the University website.

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Chemistry Building - Masson Precinct (Bldg 153)

Bio21 Institute - David Penington Building (Bldg 102)

General enquiries

Please direct all general enquiries to:

Liz Mills
Administration Office
Tel: (+61 3) 8344 6567   Fax: (+61 3) 9347 5180

Safety enquiries

Please direct all safety enquiries to:

Darren Rowe
School Safety officer
Tel: (+61 3) 9035 5494

Course enquiries

For enquires about particular courses or subjects, contact the relevant Course Coordinator. Course Coordinator advice can be found on the Courses & Subjects page.

For enquiries about how to apply, contact:

Faculty of Science
Tel: (+61 3) 13 MELB (13 63 52)

Research enquiries

For general enquiries about research scholarships and research in the School:

Andrea Oliver
Tel: (+61 3) 9035 3573

Enquiries about specific research programs should be made to research group leaders via our Research Groups page.

Study Abroad & Student Exchange enquiries

Enquiries in this regard should be directed to:

Associate Professor Brendan Abrahams
School of Chemistry SA&SE Advisor
Tel: (+61 3) 8344 0341