Our Chemistry programmes are ranked 7th in the UK by The Guardian University Guide 2017.
My confidence has sky-rocketed during my time as a Surrey student
Scientists from the University of Surrey have developed a rapid and highly sensitive fingerprint test that can take just seconds to confirm whether someone has used cocaine.
The Department of Chemistry participates in leading research activities including fuel cell and nanotechnology research.
“What I enjoy most about the MRes course is spending large amounts of time performing research in the lab and getting to the bottom of a challenge.”
Scientists from the University of Surrey have produced non-metal electro-catalysts for fuel cells that could pave the way for production of low-cost, environmentally friendly energy generation.
Chemical engineering and chemistry academics at Surrey are collaborating to explore fundamental research into sodium-ion batteries (SIBs) – which could pave the way for a solution to the UK’s challenge of increasing renewable energy storage.