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Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology

  • 07Jul

    Cambridge University Open Days for prospective undergraduates have gone hybrid and our event programme for Year 12/13 sixth form students will now include in-person activities to get a taste of the Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology undergraduate course at Cambridge and an overview of our student projects and ground-breaking research.

  • 04Aug

    The department will be running a virtual masterclass on Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology aimed at Year 12  students supported by Cambridge Admissions Office

Latest news

PhD student awarded Vice Chancellor's Social Impact award for her outreach work

3 June 2022

PhD student in BEST group, Sarah Barron, has just been awarded the Vice Chancellor's social impact award for her contribution to scientific outreach, education, and communication.

Alzheimer’s disease causes cells to overheat and ‘fry like eggs’

1 June 2022

Researchers have shown that aggregation of amyloid-beta, one of two key proteins implicated in Alzheimer’s disease, causes cells to overheat and ‘fry like eggs.’

‘IZY Solution’ from Eastbourne College win Davidson Inventors Challenge with solar water sterilisation system

27 May 2022

A team of year 12 students from Eastbourne College in Eastbourne, UK, were crowned winners of our second Davidson Inventors Challenge, an innovation competition for schools focused on sustainability.


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