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Exploring Chemical Engineering

A free event for Year 12 students interested in studying chemical engineering and experiencing what life as a first-year student at Bath is like.

  • 20 Jun 2022, 10.30am to 22 Jun 2022, 4.00pm BST (GMT +01:00)
  • University of Bath
  • This event is free
a group of students sit on the grass on campus talking
Experience student life at Bath while learning more about chemical engineering

Explore with us

If you're a Year 12 student then you know that choosing what you want to study at university and where is a big decision. That's why we are hosting a three-day, free event to welcome Year 12 students to find out more about life as a first-year chemical engineering student at Bath.

At Exploring Chemical Engineering you'll attend a programme of academic sessions including lectures, seminars, laboratory work and presentations, and fun social activities over your three days with us. You'll stay in our on-campus accommodation and get free meals during your stay. Your travel to the University can be reimbursed (reasonable travel within the UK only).

Book your place now

Sign up by 6 June to secure your place.

Hands-on skills, fun activities, and practical guidance

Exploring Chemical Engineering will give you plenty of opportunities to learn more about the subject, get a real feel for university life, and take advantage of advice from our Department staff and students. You will:

  • attend lectures on chemical engineering, delivered by University of Bath lecturers, researchers and current students
  • complete a hands-on laboratory project
  • explore our virtual chemical plant
  • learn new skills in research, independent study and teamwork, essential for university
  • get support on writing your personal statement, understanding the UCAS process, student finance and more
  • stay in undergraduate accommodation on campus
  • join in with social activities led by our current students
  • network and make new, like-minded friends

Who can apply?

Exploring Chemical Engineering is available to all Year 12 (or equivalent) students who are academically able to study at Bath in their chosen subject.

Find out more about our chemical engineering courses.

Sign up now

It's easy to book your place on Exploring Bath. Just fill out our online form to sign up by 6 June.


The three-day event will take place on our University of Bath campus.

University of Bath Claverton Down Bath BA2 7AY United Kingdom

Contact us

If you have any questions about our event, please get in touch.