Taught course

Chemical Process Engineering

Institution
University of Leeds · School of Chemical and Process Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in an engineering or physical science discipline. Applicants must have strong marks across a breadth of relevant modules, including mathematics and physical sciences.

Applicants with a high 2.2 will be considered on an individual basis where they can demonstrate competence in specific modules and/or with relevant professional industrial experience.

We accept a range of international equivalent qualifications. For more information please contact the Admissions Team.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This Masters degree will build upon your existing scientific and engineering knowledge and skills to convert them into a specialisation in chemical engineering. It will provide you with up-to-date competencies in chemical engineering and process technology, paving the way for an exciting and challenging career in the industry.

Upon graduating from this course, you will be able to design, operate and manage processes and associated manufacturing plants. You will also gain key skills in innovation leadership, technology transfer and research and development that you will draw on in your future career.

You’ll undertake a large research project and study a series of compulsory taught modules covering chemical engineering principles; chemical process technology; chemical reaction processes; separation processes; plant design; batch process engineering and chemical products design and development.

This course is suitable for graduates of a related engineering or science undergraduate degree, for example in chemistry. If you are a chemical engineering graduate, you might be interested in our Advanced Chemical Engineering MSc.

Course highlights

  • Advanced your knowledge and skills in chemical engineering principles, chemical process technology, separation processes, plant design, batch process engineering and more.

  • Conduct an extensive, independent research project using some of our cutting-edge facilities.

  • Our courses are shaped by our world-leading research in areas such as sustainable systems and processes.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Team
Email
pgchemical@leeds.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)113 343 2343