About Industrial Chemistry

Published: Monday, 06 June 2016

This programme aims to produce graduates who can contribute to agencies that are based on chemistry or require the knowledge of chemistry, such as the private sectors (especially the chemical industries), public or government institutions. Emphasis is given to the application of chemistry in industries, including material resources, instrumentation, chemical processes, technology and environment. In addition, basic understanding in physical, organic, inorganic and analytical chemistry is also emphasized. This programme also exposes students to industrial occupation via industrial training and study tours to the industries. Other than that, the programme aims to provide students with skills via hands-on practical courses and research projects. Relevant elective courses will be offered to enrich the knowledge of students in fields closely related to chemical industries.

Career Prospects

Chemist, forensic expert, research officer, hospital, lecturer, teacher, administrative officer, business practitioner, industrial expert.