The Department of Chemistry, offering high quality research and versatile teaching, wants to welcome you to our campus area at Ylistönmäki. Our focus areas of research and teaching are structural and synthesis chemistry, renewable natural resources and chemistry of living environment, computational chemistry and spectroscopy, nanoscience and chemistry education. Our students graduate as experts to work in, for example, teaching, research and industry.

Our department’s focus areas reflect the know-how of our research groups, and we aim to develop research and teaching in these fields of chemistry. We gladly collaborate with students, decision-makers and organisations to create new and sustainable solutions to the challenges facing the society.