Department of Chemical Engineering

What is Chemical Engineering?

Discover more about studying Chemical Engineering and where it can take you.

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Doctoral Training Centres

Future funding secured for Sustainable Chemical Technologies as well as a further three new centres announced.

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Film: placement experience

Chemical Engineering students Adam and Fiona discuss their placement.

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Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT): PhD opportunities

Apply now. In collaboration with universities in the South West, the CDTs in Catalysis and Water Informatic: Science & Engineering (WISE) are seeking PhD applicants.


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Accepting applications now.


Chemical Engineering at Bath

Watch our film to find out more about Chemical Engineering at Bath and the undergraduate study options available with the Department.

Key facts

  • Top 5 in the UK for Chemical Engineering (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2014)
  • Top 5 in the UK for teaching satisfaction (Guardian University Guide 2013)
  • Top 5 in the UK for graduate prospects (Complete University Guide 2014)
  • 2nd in the UK for overall student satisfaction (National Student Survey 2013)

Distance learning


Our MSc Integrated Environmental Management is taught by distance learning, offering flexible options for part-time study.

Free online learning

Make an impact: sustainability for professionals.

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Undergraduate admissions
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Postgraduate admissions
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General enquiries
+44 (0)1225 386338

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