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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Research and Development

New multidisciplinary Water Innovation and Research Centre launched

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Job opportunities

Apply now. We are seeking new academic staff to join our Department. Read More


Start dates

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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 2015)
  • Top 5 in the UK for graduate prospects (Complete University Guide 2014)
  • 100% overall student satisfaction (National Student Survey 2014)

Distance learning


Our Continuing Professional Development (CPD) study in Environmental Management is taught by distance learning, offering flexible options for part-time study.

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Undergraduate admissions
+44 (0)1225 383019

Postgraduate admissions
+44 (0)1225 386447

General enquiries
+44 (0)1225 386338

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