Chemistry is the science of matter and its transformations. Chemistry investigates the structure and properties of matter and connects molecules into new substances. It is a creative science, uniting knowledge and craftsmanship. The impact of chemistry to the well being of our society is significant. 

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Fribourg engages in modern areas of scientific research with a strong emphasis on soft matter and nanomaterial research. The Chemistry Department at Fribourg University proud to own analytical and synthetic research facilities of the highest international standards. There are numerous collaborations as well as researchers from all over the world that create an international and diverse working environment in our department. Several recent new hires make our department one of the youngest and most dynamic in the country. Excellent research facilities and expertise in modern areas of research enable an efficient and enjoyable teaching environment at the bachelor, master and doctorate level.

The grand challenges of the 21st century are waiting for the next generation scientist- you! Join us to discover the wonders of chemistry!