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Welcome to the School of Chemistry & Physics
UKZN’s School of Chemistry and Physics is one of five Schools in the College of Agriculture, Engineering and Science. It is located predominantly on the Pietermaritzburg and Westville campuses, with a small Engineering service presence on Howard College.
It has a staff complement of 148 academic and support staff , houses approximately 600 undergraduate students and boasts a postgraduate component of 250, engaged in Honours, Masters, PhD and Postdoctoral research.
The School’s cutting -edge laboratories and research equipment compare favourably with the best in the world. Caring and enthusiastic lecturers ensure that students emerge highly employable, with a rich university experience and an excellent degree in Chemistry or Physics to their name.
Top UKZN Physics Students to Attend Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting
Two UKZN physics students will attend the 66th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting in Lindau, Germany, at the end of June.
UKZN student to represent SA in Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting
A UKZN student has been chosen to attend the 66th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting in Lindau, Germany.
CAES scoops gold at the Royal Show
CAES wins a Gold medal and Best Customer Care trophy at The Royal Show in Pietermartizberg
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