News and updates from Departments in the Faculty of Sciences

Department of CHEMISTRY

chemistry magazine launched

The latest edition of ChemYork Spring 2018 is here!  Catch up on all the top features, news and articles on different aspects of the Department of Chemistry at York now. We hope that you will enjoy reading the magazine and welcome any feedback you may have, including suggestions (and offers) of items that might appear in future editions.


Congratulations class of 2018 – and welcome to all of our new and existing alumni to the Environment Department Alumni newsletter


Hello everyone. To our newest alumni, who have just graduated, congratulations on all of your hard work and good luck for the future. We hope that your years at York have helped prepare you for whatever happens next. To all of you, do stay in touch, let us know what you are doing and where you are and please pop in to say hello when you are passing. Now we are halfway through the academic year the department already has lots of achievements to look back on and many more to look forwards to in the coming months.

Mark Hodson (Head of Department)

A year in industry UPDATE

2017 has seen 6 of our second year students successfully undertake placements in varying sectors. Developing key employability skills in varied sectors including supply chain management, crime and rural affairs and HSE, they really are making the most of their time away.

If you have just graduated, please do stay in touch with us here in the Environment Department as we can help you get that all important first graduate job.

Research grants

Just to give you a flavour of some of the research grants that have been confirmed to date  in 2017/8 (in no particular order!)

In other news…… the department is up four places in The Complete University Guide’ rankings for Geography and Environmental Sciences





  • MSc Mathematics Sciences – 2018 entry