To have a department within the university which abounds with qualified, highly ranked and experienced lecturers, researchers and educators to make the department strongly positioned with worldwide acclaim.
The Department of Chemistry at the University of Cape Coast is to be a centre of excellence in teaching research and enterprise in the country with equal opportunity and state of the art facilities. It is to be uniquely placed to provide quality and excellent education through the provision of comprehensive, liberal and professional programmes that challenge learners to be creative, innovative and morally responsible citizens
The Head of Department and staff of the Department cherish the following values as their guiding principles;
academic excellence – Department of Chemistry has created exciting and enviable patronage in higher education in Ghana through creativities and innovation
promoting the interest of staff and students and respecting their views and concerns.
training students on the best environmental management practices for sustainable development.
equal opportunities for all.
empowerment – the Department offers opportunities for staff and students development.