The Department of Chemistry is committed to the promotion of scientific knowledge through excellence in research, distance teaching and learning in Chemistry by providing a congenial learning environment accesible to all students, without sexual, religious, nationality or racial bias. In particular, the Department of Chemistry, aims to:
- Recruit, utilise, develop and retain high quality, motivated and enthusiastic staff.
- Design innovative curricula, distance teaching methods and academic development programs relevant to the needs of the students and beneficial to the community at large.
- Develop fundamental and applied research programs which are internationally recognised, in collaboration with other organisations. engage in relevant community service.
- Create transparent and participatory management structures for staff and students.