The great importance of organic chemistry in Basel is evident from our world-renowned research in the fields of organic synthesis, catalysis, chemical biology, and organic nanomaterials. Our students study intensively on the theory and practice of organic chemistry in an international and interdisciplinary environment, preparing them well for outstanding careers in industry and academic alike. Organic chemistry is a creative science that invents new types of molecules, these contribute directly to the research in fields such as sustainability, energy research, nanotechnology and medicine.