The MChem route is accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry and upon successful completion of the course, the qualification can be used in part fulfilment for associate membership of the RSC. Enhanced education in chemistry gives you the opportunity to undertake research for a higher degree or to pursue a career in industry as a professional chemist. In the last two years we have invested half a million pounds in chemistry laboratories and equipment. Our laboratories are state-of-the-art and will give you first hand experience of a wide variety of manual and instrumental lab skills and techniques. The four year route with a year in industry allows you gain valuable industry experience as part of your degree.