School of Chemical and Physical Sciences

School of Chemical and Physical Sciences

Love Science - smallOur students join a lively intellectual environment that offers innovative teaching and world-leading research in superb new facilities. 


Combining our expertise in chemistry and physics gives us an edge in materials science research, and collaborations take our discoveries from the lab to the world. 


Links with the MacDiarmid and Malaghan Institutes on campus and Crown Research Institutes nearby, place our students at the heart of Wellington’s vibrant science scene.


There are no upcoming events


16 January 2015 Turning innovative ideas into commercial products
Exploring ways to fund quality journalism online is one of the projects students have been… Read more
9 December 2014 Scholarship winner to create cheaper water purifier for developing countries
PhD Student Eldon Tate on stage at the AMP Scholarship awards receiving his prizeSafe drinking… Read more
20 November 2014 Master of Science research project for physics or chemistry student
A one-year MSc research project on the development of lead-free ferroelectric thin films is offered… Read more

More news »

Chemistry Study


Student Profiles
Physics Study
Materials Research Society Video
Know Your Mind
Science in Context