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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.
We offer projects across a broad range of chemistry disciplines.
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.
The centre has rapidly become an important hub for sustainable chemistry in the UK. It also provides a doctoral training programme.
Explore our facilities available for teaching and research with expert support from University staff.
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.