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Sir Fraser Stoddart

What's it like to meet a Nobel Prize winning chemist?

Earlier this year Sir Fraser Stoddart, joint winner of last year's Nobel Prize in Chemistry, returned to our department where worked for 20 years. Find out about our students' experiences of meeting him.

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Funded PhD Opportunities

Find out more about funded PhD opportunities in the department

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Chemistry is the central science, and with our links to top employers and universities around the world you'll be able to go anywhere with one of our degrees.

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World-class research

Nobel Prize winners have researched chemistry in Sheffield, and with our unique range of incredible PhD opportunities you could follow in their footsteps.

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We work with professional bodies and top institutions around the world to provide outstanding teaching. Our research collaborations help us solve major scientific challenges with colleagues in industry.

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