What is a Development Chemist
Getting in and Qualifications
There are different ways to start a career as a Development Chemist. You can do a science-based apprenticeship, degree or gain work experience in a lab.
- Science technologies
- Chemical engineering
A Development Chemist often has a degree in science or a specialist subject like polymer chemistry.
As the role requires a lot of experience, it is useful to have done lab work and practical science research.
Entry requirements for courses can change. Always contact the college, university or training provider to check exactly what you will need.