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Department of Chemistry
We deliver undergraduate and postgraduate courses and specialise in chemistry research.
Find out about our MSc and PhD courses, funding opportunities and how you can apply.
Research in our department spans from fundamental chemistry to applications in catalysis, materials, healthcare and sustainable chemical technologies.
New research suggests fats released from cooking may be enhancing the formation of clouds, which have a major cooling effect on the planet.
A simple colour-changing test to detect fluoride in drinking water could prevent a crippling bone disease in developing countries such as India and Tanzania.
The centre has rapidly become an important hub for sustainable chemistry in the UK. It also provides a doctoral training programme.
This successful, well-equipped and supportive department offers an exceptional environment for teaching, learning and research.
In the last Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014), chemistry research at Bath – targeted at solving global challenges such as energy, healthcare, functional materials and sustainability – was judged to be amongst the best in the UK.
Our students benefit from carefully designed courses led by outstanding scientists with excellent links to industry and global placement opportunities. This, in turn, leads to high student achievement, satisfaction and employment.
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