Degree in Chemistry

240 credits - Faculty of Science

What is it made up of?

The chemistry programme provides general training in which students will learn about the properties and composition of substances; the transformative processes that materials undergo during synthesis; the production and quality control of consumable, industrial, alimentary, and pharmaceutical products; and all human processes that have or could have an effect on the environment and resource sustainability.

What will you learn?

In this degree programme, students will acquire the abilities to solve problems; create and defend arguments related to chemistry; and plan, design, and safely carry out chemistry experiments as well as interpret the experimental data gathered. On the programme's webpage you can find a detailed list of all of the competencies that will be covered.

Refer to all of the areas of the study .

What will you be able to do once you finish?

Scientific and Technical Professional Activities

  • Chemistry studies, research, reports, projects, analyses and tests, chemical product synthesis and managerial and executive tasks on topics linked to chemical science and technology, the food industry, pharmaceuticals, clinical analysis, quality control, industrial health and safety...
  • Scientific and technological advice on chemistry topics.
  • Arbitration and assessments that involve chemical processes.
  • Designing chemical facility projects, at laboratory, pilot or industrial scale, as well as performance supervision and management.
  • Specific tasks for national, regional, island and local Public Administration, as well as for international organisations .

Research, Development and Control of Chemical and Technological Processes

  • Programming, managing, coordinating, supervising, undertaking and assessing laboratory activities, as well as those aspects linked to corresponding research, development and control.


  • Secondary education (compulsory and post-compulsory) and vocational training.
  • University.
  • Training and recycling courses for business.

Travel and Learn

The UIB offers students the chance to take part in different exchange and mobility programmes:


High-quality official study

Legislation requires that official Spanish Degrees receive positive evaluations by the National Agency for Quality Assessment and Accreditation (ANECA). This process is called verification, and it serves to ensure that the development programme in which you will participate will provide the skills and learning results that it is supposed to.

See the official degree study plan report

The European Higher Education Area requires that a system be in place to ensure the quality of degree programmes.

Bachelor's programmes are subject to assessment and are continuously improved upon in order to guarantee their prestige and recognition within Europe. You can see the results of the assessments at results section.

54 places
240 credits. 4 years
In-Person Classes
Language: Catalan, Spanish, English ( See subjects for more details )
Public price per credit for first enrolment: 20,56€ (*)
Total cost of the first enrolment in the first course, with taxes included, for people under 28 years of age 1.281,32€ (*)
(*)Prices for the academic year: 2016-17

Do you want more information?

Ángel García Raso
Contact the head of the study programme: Ángel García Raso