The course has been recognised by the Royal Society of Chemistry. Upon successful completion of this course the qualification can be used in part fulfilment for associate membership of the Royal Society of Chemistry. If you opt for the four year sandwich route you can spend your third year on placement in industry. If you opt for the four year study abroad route, you can spend your third year at a University in Europe, North America or Australia. 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. We also have a dedicated ‘scene of crime’ forensics suite. On successful completion you will be a fully trained analytical scientist with a professionally recognised qualification.