The Department of Chemistry at Istanbul Technical University founded in 1982 is one of the nation's top chemistry departments. The Department offers degrees in chemistry at the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. levels. The Department presently has 55 faculty members, all of whom participate in the undergraduate and graduate educational programs. The Department of Chemistry has laboratory facilities and modern instrumentation to support the sophisticated chemical research. The members of the department are engaged in a wide range of research projects which are nationally and internationally recognized.