Research course

Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science

The University of Manchester · School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science
MPhilPhDIntegrated PhDEngD

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). The School may require a First Class honours degree or international equivalent for some research projects.

Months of entry

January, September, July, April

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.

Information for international students

For further information about entry requirements, including English Language requirements, please see the University website.

Fees and funding

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


part time
72 months
full time
36 months

Integrated PhD

full time
48 months


full time
48 months

Course contact details

Research Student Administrator
0161 306 4360
0161 306 9321