Undergraduate News

Department of Chemistry University of Oxford

Welcome to the news listings for the Chemistry Undergraduate students.

The purpose of these pages is to share information that may be of interest to all Undergraduate students. 

The Innovation Think Tank Department of Siemens Healthcare is organizing “Innovation Management & Leadership Certification Programme 2018 (IMLEAP ’18) ”, aiming to develop innovative solutions for real world problems in healthcare sector. This is continuation of the successful IMLEAP workshops we conducted in the past years across the Globe. 

This event was created by Prof. Sultan Haider, Founder and director of Innovation Think Tank, Siemens Healthcare GmbH, Germany. Prof. Haider has filed over 400 inventions and patents and has established 9 innovation labs in Germany, China, India, Turkey, UK and USA. He holds guest faculty positions in several world renowned institutions and is also a director Innovation Research Lab at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany. In this event Prof. Haider will teach the training course himself. Students from the disciplines: Engineering( B-Tech / M-Tech/ MMST), Management (BBA or MBA), Medical (MBBS / MD, Radiology, Nursing) can apply.

Selected students will be invited for a two day certification course on Innovation Management organized at Siemens Magnet Technology Ltd., Oxford. Interested employees from SMT and Oxford University Hospitals can also apply.  Applications to: kristina.noskova@siemens-healthineers.com, as described in the attached.


Awards: The 3 best teams will also receive awards equivalent to

£600 for First position

£400 for Second position

£200 for Third position


All the participants will receive a certificate. The best performing students could be offered “Young Student Innovator Internship” at Innovation Think Tank Oxford according to the vacancies.

Students, who have already completed our previous Innovation Certification Programme in India/Germany/Turkey/China, if selected, would be awarded with "Innovation Leadership Certification".


Event timeline:

Application open from                   : June 01, 2018

Deadline for submission                : October 15, 2018

Workshop dates                              : October 25 to 26, 2018

Venue                                                : Siemens Magnet Technology Ltd., Oxford


Visit the website http://www.zimt.uni-erlangen.de/innovation-research-lab/imcg2016.shtml  for reference of past programs . You can also find details of similar workshops organized at our labs at China, India, Germany & Turkey from the webpage. To know more about Innovation Think Tank, visit: http://www.healthcare.siemens.com/news-and-events/special-topics/innovations-think-tank


For further information, please see HERE and HERE

Innovation Think Tank Oxford

Siemens HC Ltd. MR Magnet Technology
Wharf Road
Oxford OX29 4BP, United Kingdom 




The Medicinal Chemistry Department at F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd, Basel, Switzerland are looking for talented chemistry students to join us in 2019 for the Roche Internship in Medicinal Chemistry 2019 for a duration of 12 month.

We are looking for passionate & motivated chemistry students who in the 2019-2020 academic year will be in the penultimate or last year of study, at the “Year in Industry” junction of their studies or in a gap year before starting a PhD.

For further information, please see careers.roche.ch/rich  and  HERE

Application deadline: Friday, October 5th, 12pm

To give an opportunity to learn more about our RiCH 2019 program, I plan for two webinars:

Thursday, 27. September 2018, 10.00h (Basel time) &  Monday, 01. October, 2018, 18.00h (Basel time).  - careers.roche.ch/richwebcast

Dr. Matthias Nettekoven