1. Information
The Chem Day Camp is 1-day, non-residential, camp intended to bring students to a learning platform on which to experience interesting and exciting Chemistry through hands-on laboratory activities and demonstrations. Through this camp, students will also have an opportunity to sample campus life at NUS.

2. Participant Criteria
This camp is opened to Upper Secondary and JC/Poly students. 
Dress code:

  •  Covered shoes

  •  Long pants (no skirt / short)

  • Lab coats and safety goggles will be provided

  • Long hair should be tied properly

3. Timeline
Deadline for registration              : Fri, 5th May 2017 or maximum registration has been reached (whichever earlier)
Payment must be received by     : Fri, 12th May 2017
Maximum number of students are 40 students (first-come, first-served basis)

4. Registration (Closed – full registration)
Please register here:

5. Consent Form 
The duly sign school consent form has to be submitted during the registration on the event date.

6. Costs and Payment Options 
Registration Fee : SGD 50 per student excluding 7% GST. 
Payment                             : E-invoice will be issued to your school upon the registration
Lunch will be provided for the participants.

7. Programme




09.00 - 09.15am



09.15am – 09.35am

Safety Briefing & Introduction


09.45am – 12.45am

Synthesis and IR spectrum of Biodiesel from edible oils

General Teaching Lab S5-01 &
Synthesis Teaching Lab S5-04

12:45 – 13.45


LT21 Foyer

13.45 – 13.50

Group photo session

General Teaching Lab S5-01

14.00 – 14.20

Lab demo:
Size-dependent optical properties of nano-sized Cu2O particles with variable colors

General Teaching Lab S5-01

14.30 – 17.00

Preparation and emission spectrum of luminescent Alq3

General Teaching Lab S5-01
Analytical Teaching Lab S8-04