Department of Chemistry under Faculty of Natural and Computational Sciences of University of Gondar have established enough capacity to produce graduates in chemistry and in the process it has gained enough experience and expertise in designing the curriculum, establishing the laboratories and other infrastructure required for running in both  first and second  degree programmes effectively. Moreover, the post‐graduate, MSc program of the Department, can serve to upgrade the skills of scores of BSc Chemists from higher institutions of learning and other governmental and nongovernmental organizations. Currently, the department Contribute to the effort for the government and privet sectors to overcome the chronic shortage of qualified chemists faced by the department    and others higher institutions of learning and also to incorporate recent development in chemistry.

The department has 6 lab rooms for both B.Sc. and M.Sc. programs