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The School of Chemistry at Manchester is one of the largest in the UK and is recognised globally for the excellence of its research and teaching.
Prof. Richard Winpenny
Head of School
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Marie Curie Fellowships Success
Professor Paul O’Brien to lead Royal Society initiative in Africa
The University of Manchester’s place as one of the UK’s top research universities is confirmed in the results of the independent Research Excellence Framework (REF) published today (Thursday, 18 December 2014).
New evidence suggesting that power lines and mobile phones do not cause physical harm to humans has been found by researchers at The University of Manchester.
University of Manchester Chemistry undergraduate and martial arts expert Robert Martin fought off the competition to triumph at the University of Derby-sponsored Derbyshire Sports Awards last night (November 6).
During the most recent REF period the School of Chemistry was cited 19,170 times. This makes us the third most cited school in the UK, with an average of 8.62 cites per document.
With £43 million received in grants, we have the fourth largest university research income in the UK.
We received a score of 92% in the 2013 National Student Satisfaction Survey.
Since opening in 1824 our School has been home to atomic theory pioneer John Dalton and seven Nobel Prize winners.
Our student body is made up of 703 undergraduates and 303 postgraduate students.
There are 65 academic staff and 59 support staff currently working within the School.
We work with 144 Postdoctoral Research Assistants.