Organisation profile

Organisation profile

The Department of Applied Sciences has provided graduates to industry and academia for over 50 years, and is constantly evolving and offering new and innovative courses to provide students with a wide range of career options in science. The department provides programmes in the areas of Biosciences, Analytical and Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmaceutics and drug formulation, Brewing and Distilling, and Pharmacy Technician Studies. Research Masters and PhD programmes are also available. In the Department of Applied Sciences, we are working on exciting research across a variety of areas. Our enviroCORE research group leads the way in the areas of waste treatment, environmental bioindicators, and biomass production.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land


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