Research course

Chemical Engineering

Institution
The University of Manchester · School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science
Qualifications
MPhilPhD

Entry requirements

The standard academic entry requirement will normally be at least an Upper Second UK honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant science or engineering discipline or a first degree with an additional UK Masters degree (or international equivalent). For PhD;The standard academic entry requirement will normally be at least an Upper Second UK honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant science or engineering discipline or a first degree with an additional UK Masters degree (or international equivalent). The School may require a First Class honours degree or international equivalent for some research projects.

Months of entry

January, April, July, September

Course content

The School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science is a world leader in industrially relevant research and teaching in chemical engineering and related subjects.

We undertake leading-edge multidisciplinary, creative and relevant research on a wide range of topics. Focused on advancing the science and engineering of complex systems and addressing different scales and levels of complexity, the research in the School is carried out within four main research themes:

Multi-scale and Multiphase Systems
Self-sustaining Biological Systems
Sustainable Industrial Systems
Measurement Science and Instrumentation Systems

Each of our academics is a highly respected expert in their own area, and our staff includes chemical engineers, chemists, physicists, biologists, analytical scientists and mathematicians.

Department specialisms

Atmospheric Dispersion; Waste Minimisation; Clean Technology; Crystal Chemistry; Surfactant Chemistry; Colloids; Separations; Computation and Modelling; Industrial Scale Process Validation; Cereal-based Fermentation and Bioengineering; Grain Processes.

Information for international students

Students whose first language is not English will need to hold one of the following qualifications: - IELTS 7.0 (with no sub test < 6.0) - TOEFL Paper Based 600 with TWE of 5.0 - TOEFL Computer Based 250 with TWE of 5.0 Other formal qualifications may be considered.

Fees and funding

http://www.manchester.ac.uk/research/about/funding/

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

Course contact details

Name
Research Student Administrator
Email
pgr-ceas@manchester.ac.uk
Phone
0161 306 4360
Fax
0161 306 9321