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University of Exeter to Cut Chemistry
« on: December 02, 2004, 05:14:33 PM »
You will not be able to get a degree in Chemistry from this institution: http://pubs.acs.org/cen/news/8248/8248exeter.html
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Re:University of Exeter to Cut Chemistry
« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2004, 07:10:13 PM »
I read about this in TCE, an IChemE periodical. It highlights the lack of sufficient funding for chemistry department, even if the university originates from a developed country such as the United Kingdom. Chemistry is an important science. There ought to be more higher education funding from the government into universities.
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