Facilities and services

The School offers a wide range of cutting-edge research and support facilities which are available to researchers within the School, as well as external academic and industrial researchers.


Applications to use the School's facilities are welcome from the ScotCHEM chemistry departments, who enjoy the same access privileges as St Andrews researchers.

You can search the chemistry facilities available at other Scottish universities on the ScotCHEM Facilities Database. Advice on Scotland's specialist facilities is available from Interface.

Business outreach

The School of Chemistry welcomes approaches from local, Scottish, UK and global enterprises to collaborate on research projects and grant applications. The School also welcomes requests to use their extensive analytical services. See the business outreach page for more information.