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Discover Bath Engineering Residentials

A chance for students in Year 12 to experience what it's like to study Engineering at the University of Bath

students in a laboratory working on an Electrical Engineering project.
Discover Bath provides an opportunity for Year 12 students to experience studying an Engineering degree at Bath

Overview

Discover Bath aims to give prospective students a taste of first-year life and study at the University of Bath.

Ordinarily, Discover Bath includes an on-campus residential summer school, but as a result of the temporary closure of our campus following government advice related to COVID-19, we will be delivering Discover Bath 2020 online.

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

We are currently only able to consider applications for the following strands: Robotics, Electrical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Watch this What is Chemical Engineering? video to find out more about the subject.

Eligibility

To be eligible for the Chemical Engineering strand of Discover Bath you must be studying Chemistry A Level and Maths A level (or equivalent). You must also likely to meet the entry requirements for one of the Chemical Engineering courses at Bath.

Civil Engineering

Watch this What is Civil Engineering? video to find out more about the subject.

Eligibility

To be eligible for the Civil Engineering strand of Discover Bath you must be studying Maths A level (or equivalent). You must also be likely to meet the entry requirements for one of the Civil Engineering courses at Bath.

Electrical Engineering

Eligibility

To be eligible for the Electrical Engineering strand of Discover Bath you must be studying Maths A level (or equivalent) plus a second Science or Technology A level (or equivalent). You must also be likely to meet the entry requirements for one of the Electronic and Electrical Engineering courses at Bath.

Mechanical Engineering

Watch this What is Mechanical Engineering? video to find out more about the subject.

Eligibility

To be eligible for the Mechanical Engineering strand of Discover Bath you must be studying Maths and Physics A levels (or equivalent). You must also be likely to meet the entry requirements for one of the Mechanical Engineering courses at Bath.

Robotics Engineering

Eligibility

To be eligible for the Robotics strand of Discover Bath you must be studying Maths and Physics A levels (or equivalent). You must also be likely to meet the entry requirements for one of the Robotics courses at Bath.

Student Blog

Read our Student Blog to see how you could benefit from attending a Discover Bath residential.

Engineering Residentials Video