Additional shine in Bergkamen

Baylab Bergkamen

In Berkamen, Bayer's largest production site for active pharmaceutical ingredients, the success story of the Baylabs continues. The long-standing tradition of inviting students to the production site has been extended with the Baylab to include new interesting projects.

Profile

Location:

Bergkamen

Country:

Germany

Founded:

2018

Participants:

approx. 800 per year

Thematic Focus:

The workshops in the handicraft sector, the training laboratory and technical centre offer the opportunity to take the first real steps into the world of science and technology or into a later working world. Visitors can get to know chemical processes and production plants, examine substances, produce preparations, process metallic materials and control plants - which activities are hidden behind these terms, to which professions do they belong? Find out!

Background and History:

In Bergkamen, it is a long tradition to give school groups exclusive insights into chemical and technical processes. With the Baylab, the location now wants to adress even more inquisitive people.

Programs

School Projects

Kindergarten and Elementary School

The little ones get to know science and technology in a playful way.

Contact and requests to baylabf75dc4d6dc16494fbe660ebdbe8f7464.bergkamen@bf8525a5cf3440ceb5f1ab93d2a48709bayer.com.

Secondary School

The Baylab programme in Bergkamen is offered on a regular basis to students of all grades. It covers about one school day, requires no prior knowledge and involves the whole class. Contents by arrangement. Students of the 8th and 9th grades receive support in career orientation. Young people in the tenth grade can complete day internships with their class. All those interested also have the opportunity to apply for obligatory and voluntary student internships in Bergkamen.

Contact and requests to baylab5b90d1558cd14dfab15d6511b6870bd9.bergkamen@b969ec45abd043f9a92de46f12384a15bayer.com.

Holiday Projects

Researcher Days
12 – 15 years

During the summer holidays, four-day Baylab "Researcher Days" are held for young people aged 12 to 15.

Contact and requests to baylabf5906dc586dc487dbfa4ae9e302566fc.bergkamen@8fd52f98872a4d2c8227168b3b600b0bbayer.com.