Undergraduate courses starting in 2018

Chemists study the synthesis, properties and structure of matter. Learn how to make the materials we use in our daily lives.

Explore a range of topics and move seamlessly between areas such as nanotechnology, drug development, forensics and new materials. You’ll develop practical and interdisciplinary skills useful in a wide variety of careers, and can play your part in helping to understand and maybe even solve some of the critical issues of the 21st century.


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‘Bath is a fantastic university if you are willing to work hard and try anything. It offers so much more than a simple degree, it gives you the chance to make yourself into whoever you want to be.’
Jonathan Fred Markanday MChem Chemistry including placement year (2017)