The School of Chemical Sciences at Universiti Sains Malaysia is one of the largest in Malaysia pursuing a diverse and vigorous chemistry programs both in teaching and research. The school occupies a four storey building which houses research and teaching facilities. An annex was recently added due to the expansion of analytical and industrial chemistry programs.
Since its establishment in June 1969, the school has undergone tremendous development. It now has a group of academic and technical staff well qualified to service the various programs currently being offered which is designed in accordance with the needs of the nation and industries.With an academic staff of more than 30 and over 50 supporting staff, the School has been entrusted to provide professional training in chemistry to meet the demands of the industries and society.