About Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Section

The Section of chemistry and chemical engineering boasts 27 professors, 9 senior scientists and 20 lecturers – some of them coming from the industrial world – as well as 380 students divided into the Bachelor programme (2/3) and the Master programme (1/3).

The section’s missions are:

  • to train the future scientists and engineers to the research, analysis and development careers in the molecular sciences, chemical engineering and biotechnology fields
  • to teach chemistry as a fundamental science to students coming from other scientific fields, notably to UNIL students.