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Department of Chemistry
We offer undergraduate and postgraduate courses and have a reputation for excellence in teaching, research and innovation.
Find out about our MSc and PhD courses, funding opportunities and how you can apply.
Doctoral training programme which places fundamental concepts of sustainability at the core of research, training and outreach in applied chemical sciences.
Our Summer and Winter Schools will help you develop your expertise in electrochemistry. Methods covered are relevant to academic and industrial research.
Chemistry student Nicolò Magnini explains how his placement helped him test his knowledge against the requirements of a job in industry.
Chemistry student Max Robson maximised every opportunity during his year on placement at the Future Industries Institute in South Australia.
Chemistry student Elizabeth Robinson found her London-based placement triggered an interest in the rapidly growing area of FinTech: financial technology.
Research in our department spans from fundamental chemistry to applications in catalysis, materials, healthcare and sustainable chemical technologies.
Explore our facilities available for teaching and research with expert support from University staff.
A multidisciplinary centre that incorporates a doctoral training programme and brings together researchers with a strong interest in sustainability.
Download this unique collection of research papers from and inspired by iconic organometallic chemist Philip Power.
Scientists have created a non-invasive, adhesive patch, which promises the measurement of glucose levels through the skin without a finger-prick blood test.
Our researchers have developed a revolutionary paper sensor, creating a cheap, sustainable and recyclable device for detecting toxic compounds in water.
New research suggests fats released from cooking may be enhancing the formation of clouds, which have a major cooling effect on the planet.
University of Bath chemist Dr Asel Sartbaeva has won a prestigious award at the WISE Awards for women in science, technology and engineering.
Celebrate 10 years of the Centre for Sustainable Chemical Technologies at Bath with a special showcase of their research.