When chemistry works

everything is possible!


Study chemistry at Uppsala University

We offer a stimulating and varied approach to the study of chemistry with a real focus on “hands on” practical work, always in close connection with the latest research. A degree in Chemistry from Uppsala University provides good prospects of getting interesting positions, in the professional market as well as in academic research - worldwide.

World leading research

The research in Chemistry at Uppsala University includes both fundamental research in all major disciplines of chemistry and strong cross-disciplinary research, including world-leading groups in e.g. energy storage and conversion, biomaterials, and analysis of biological samples. Read more about world leading research>>

First class education

We strive to deliver teaching of the highest quality and provide the best possible learning experience for our students. Our education in chemistry received an excellent rating in the recent nation-wide evaluation conducted by The Swedish National Agency for Higher Education. Read more about first class education>>

High in ranking

In the CHE-ExcellenceRanking our Master programme classifies for the excellence group in comparison with other European universities. See the ranking.

No. 2 in Sweden and among top-100 in the world
In the QS TopUniversities Uppsala University was ranked 81 in the world in 2012/2013 and was the second highest ranked Swedish university. See the ranking.