School of Chemistry

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Our world-leading research cuts across the fields of inorganic, organic and physical chemistry

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Top ten

in the UK for Chemistry

Guardian University league tables 2020

95%

of our research activity is

'world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent' latest REF

Top 100

World Top 100 University

QS World University Rankings 2020

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School of chemistry - Retrosynthesis Competition winners

A team of five early career researchers from Leeds has won first prize at the…

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Laboratory equipment set up with DeepMatter technology

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High fliers survey

Students at the University of Leeds are among the UK’s top ten most…

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Our open days are a great way to discover more about your desired subject area, our fantastic facilities on campus, and life at Leeds.

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Our open days are a great way to discover more about your desired subject area, our fantastic facilities on campus, and life at Leeds.

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