Undergraduate study in Green Chemical Science

What can you study in Green Chemical Science?

You can study Green Chemical Science as a specialisation in the Bachelor of Science (BSc) or a Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours).

As a Green Chemical Science student you’ll have an interdisciplinary and highly practical learning experience. You’ll study topics including:

  • Pollution elimination
  • Clean water production
  • Production of materials from renewable feed-stocks
  • Mitigation of global warming
  • Development of renewable energy technologies

As part of your specialisation you’ll complete CHEM 397, the Green Chemical Science capstone course, where you’ll undertake original research in Green Chemical Science and communicate your findings in academic and industry scenarios, in both written and oral forms.  

Structuring your programme

Where can undergraduate study in Green Chemical Science take you?

There’s an increasing number of jobs available in the sustainability science arena. Your specialisation will equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge to take advantage of these career opportunities, and to contribute to society in a meaningful and informed way.

Jobs related to Green Chemical Science

  • Biochemist
  • Chemist
  • Chemistry technician
  • Environmental consultant
  • Environmental scientist
  • Research chemist
  • Scientific adviser

Further study options

Scholarships and awards

Each year we award scholarships and prizes to thousands of students.

Find out about the scholarships you may be eligible for, search available scholarships or begin an application by visiting Scholarships and awards.

Help and advice

For further information and advice, please contact the Science Student Centre.

Science Student Centre
Room G20, Level G
(Beside the entrance to the Large Chemistry Lecture Theatre)
Building 301
23 Symonds Street
Auckland 1010

Phone: +64 9 923 7020
Web: www.chemistry.auckland.ac.nz