Chemistry

Welcome to the websites of the Degree Programme of Chemistry! The teaching and research in the chemistry degree programme have focused on the chemistry of materials, on sustainable chemistry and analytical chemistry. The objective of the teaching and research is to promote the environmental society of tomorrow.

The teaching consists of the general studies, basic and intermediate subject studies and minor studies. These studies include the theoretical studies of the different fields of chemistry (analytical, applied, inorganic, physical and organic chemistry) on the lectures, practical trainings in the laboratory and independent studying. In addition to the different fields of chemistry, the chemistry degree at the University of Oulu offers skills needed in the modern chemical industry.