Students will study all aspects of chemistry and related disciplines. The general areas covered include analytical chemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, and physical chemistry. The specialized areas include environmental chemistry, medicinal chemistry, biological chemistry, computational and theoretical chemistry, polymer chemistry, and materials chemistry including nanostructures and advanced instrumentation.
The program offers four options:
- Biomolecular Chemistry Option
- Environmental and Analytical Chemistry Option
- Materials Chemistry Option
- Pure Chemistry Option
Students are provided with excellent general training in both analytical thinking and problem solving. The curriculum, which includes basic training in analytical, inorganic, organic, and physical chemistry and modern laboratory techniques and skills, has been designed to give students maximum flexibility in determining the extent of their specialization.
#31 in Chemistry (No. 1 in Hong Kong)
#16 in Materials Sciences (No. 1 in Hong Kong)
(QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021)