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Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology


Are you interested in problem-solving and would like to develop innovative solutions to tackle the toughest global challenges in sustainability, healthcare, and the environment? 

Join us during the upcoming virtual Open Days 17 and 18 September to get  a taste of chemical engineering and biotechnology studies at Cambridge, find out more about the subjects, our ground-breaking research, and discover the range of exciting and diverse careers our Chemical Engineering undergraduate degree course can open up. 

Chemical Engineering at Cambridge on-demand:

Prospective applicants will be able to watch pre-recorded webinars and presentations on Chemical Engineering at Cambridge to give you more information about the course, the admissions system, and how to apply to Cambridge.  You will get valuable insights on the course from current students and graduates, and find out about student life in Cambridge, College and the department, as well as career options following graduation.

These materials will be made available as from 14 September until 20 September on the University Virtual Tour platform where prospective students will also be able to register for subject-specific Q&A sessions and access presentations, articles and films from Colleges and departments, alongside all Open Day department-specific events. They will able to go on a 'department virtual tour' and view  a range of 360 degree photography, 

Register for our live online events:

A live Q&A session with our 'admisions gurus' and students, run in collaboration with the Cambridge Admissions Team, will take place on  Thursday 17 September 12 noon GMT.  Register here for a chance to have your pressing questions answered by our academics, students and graduates. 

We will also be running a live Q&A session on Chemical Engineering as part of the Engineering Department Open Days programme on Friday 18 September 9 am GMT. Register here and find more details about the engineering virtual open day event.

Find some useful resources below:

Information for prospective undergraduate students 

Video of the chemical engineering undergraduate course at Cambridge

For any outreach events and related queries, please contact us.

Thursday, 17 September, 2020 - 09:00 to Friday, 18 September, 2020 - 17:00
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