Course Introduction

**Why choose Kingston**

– This degree is accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry.

– This course received more than 90 per cent overall student satisfaction (National Student Survey 2018).

– Kingston’s state-of-the-art laboratories include networked computers for each workspace, newlyrefurbished through a £6 million investment.

**About the course**

Do you want to be involved in making positive changes to the world? This could be the course for you. Chemistry affects every aspect of our lives, from clothing to medicines that help millions of people. It will play an integral part in solving global challenges such as food security, plastic pollution, developing alternative energies, and synthesizing new medicines and materials.

Chemistry at Kingston offers knowledge and skills relevant to industry, research and teaching. You’ll gain practical skills in our laboratories, broaden your knowledge of environmental chemistry, and develop the academic and professional skills valued by employers.

Through optional modules, you can tailor this degree to your interests and career goals. An individual project enables you to investigate a chosen area in depth.

Course Modules

Please note that this is an indicative list of modules and is not intended as a definitive list.

Year 1: CH4001 Foundation Organic & Physical Chemistry; CH4002 Foundation Inorganic & Environmental Chemistry; CH4003 Introduction to Spectroscopic & Experimental Techniques; CH4004 Academic Skills for Molecular Science.

Year 2: CH5001 Inorganic Chemistry; CH5002 Organic & Medicinal Chemistry; CH5003 Physical Chemistry; CH5004 Analytical & Experimental Chemistry.

Year 3: CH6001 Organic & Natural Product Chemistry; CH6013 Inorganic & Physical Chemistry; CH6004 Project; CH6007 Advanced Analytical Science; CH6005 Industrial & Polymer Chemistry

Start Date


Tuition & Fees

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 European Fees