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Welcome to the Department of Chemistry at Yonsei University

Yonsei Chemistry is among the best chemistry departments in Korea. Twenty-one outstanding faculty members and nine emeritus professors are committed to excellence in education and research. Research at Yonsei spans traditional areas of chemistry (analytical, inorganics, organic, physical, and polymer chemistry) as well as emergent fields such as nanoscience, biotechnology, chemical biology, and environmental chemistry.

Currently approximately 230 undergraduates and 160 graduate students are enrolled in the department. About 2,500 Bachelors, 1,100 Masters, and 200 Doctorate degrees have been awarded and their recipients are playing pivotal roles in academia, research institutes, and industry.

We continue to dedicate our efforts to recruit top-class professors, to provide state-of-the-art research facilities, and to expand exchange programs to achieve a global presence. Thank you for your interest and continued support in Yonsei Chemistry.

Department Chair
Injae Shin