The Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry has over 40 faculty members, 1000 undergraduates, 200 PhD students, and 100 postdocs and research staff. We offer a variety of undergraduate degree programmes and postgraduate programmes, taught by world-class faculty members. NTU is ranked highly in chemistry research and education among global universities (#4 ranking by US News, #9 ranking by QS World University Rankings).

Our undergraduate program meets the American Chemical Society (ACS) curricular guidelines for a rigorous professional education in chemistry. Our students have numerous opportunities outside the classroom, including participating in research under the direct supervision of a professor, or interning at a company in Singapore or abroad. Students can also spend a semester or two studying at top institutions abroad, including participating in overseas research projects. Click on the links below to learn more about us.


Our Research

Research in the Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry covers a wide spectrum of topics, including synthetic chemistry, biological and medicinal chemistry, imaging and sensing, main group chemistry, and femtochemistry. In 2020, NTU was ranked 20th in chemistry research worldwide by Nature Index.

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