The School of Chemistry is dedicated to improving our world and training outstanding graduates in chemistry. We research functional materials, chemical biology, sustainability and the environment with cutting-edge knowledge and technology.
Our school at a glance
The School of Chemistry at the University of Melbourne is one of Australia's leading research centres in the chemical sciences.
Study with us
Our broad range of accredited programs attract some of the best students nationally and internationally.
Engage with us
We have strong links to the community through regular programs, collections, events and publications.
Advanced knowledge in chemistry is essential for building a sustainable future. The School of Chemistry addresses major societal challenges in energy, environment and health through education, research, training, and engagement. Muthupandian Ashokkumar, Head of the School of Chemistry