Minimum upper second class (2:1) honours degree in engineering or physical sciences
Months of entry
The Advanced Chemical Engineering with Information Technology and Management programme addresses recent developments in the global chemical industry by focusing on advancements of information technology and business management skills, including entrepreneurship.
It builds on the Department’s established strengths in computer modelling, process systems engineering, reaction engineering, numerical modelling, computational fluid dynamics, finite element modelling, process control and development of software for process technologies.
Teaching is augmented by staff from other departments and has an emphasis on design activities.
The programme aims to provide in-depth understanding of the IT skills required for advanced chemical processes and raise students’ awareness of the basic concepts of entrepreneurship, planning a new business, marketing, risk, and financial management and exit strategy.
Core study areas include process systems engineering and applied IT practice, research and communication, modelling and analysis of chemical engineering systems and a research project.
Process Systems Engineering and Applied IT Practice
Research and Communication
Advanced Computational Methods for Modelling and Analysis of Chemical Engineering Systems
Semester 1 and 2
Optional Modules (select three)
Chemical Product Design
Colloid Engineering and Nano-science
Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment
Mixing of Fluids and Particles
Optional Management Modules (select two)
Entrepreneurship and Small Business Planning
Strategic Management for Construction
Information for international students
English Language requirements: overall 6.5 with not less than 6.0 in the individual Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking tests or TOEFL (ibt) 92 overall Listening 21, Reading 21, Writing 22 and Speaking 22. http://www.lboro.ac.uk/international/englang/index.htm
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||25|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||25|
|Dissertation||50 (10000 words)|
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions Office
- +44 (0)1509 222496