Chemistry at York U
The Faculty of Science’s extensive labs and supportive, collaborative environment have helped us achieve over 50 years of excellence.
Our innovative Chemistry program specializes in many unique and exciting areas of research—like the biometrics and forensics of fingerprint residue. We provide a supportive environment for our students to succeed, including extensive labs in our new, state-of-the-art Life Sciences building, peer-assisted support programs and experiential learning opportunities like summer research awards and student-led science outreach camps.
Our program embraces integrated science and discovery-oriented problem solving that fuels innovative thinking. Find yourself in high demand for academic, government and industry roles as you reach new frontiers of science and technology.
Open your mind to endless career opportunities, expected and otherwise. You could work in fields such as forensics, pharmaceuticals, government research, law, medicine, dentistry, analytical chemistry, technical writing, food and drug analysis, product testing, air quality specialization and more.Find out more about Chemistry ›