Research course

Process, Research and Development

Institution
University of Leeds · School of Chemical and Process Engineering
Qualifications
Integrated PhD

Entry requirements

Applications are welcome from graduates with a minimum 2.1 first degree in an appropriate chemistry or engineering based subject who wish to develop a multidisciplinary career in process R&D, manufacturing or related areas, as well as in academia.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The aim of this program is to train chemists and engineers for a career in chemical process research and development, who will be uniquely qualified, having academic and practical experience in both engineering and chemistry. Graduates will have exceptional rounding, satisfying employers' stated needs of trained, multi-disciplinary experts in chemical process research and development, who will be highly-sought after for jobs in process R&D, manufacturing or related areas, as well as in academia and can expect to be future leaders within the domain area. Major employers such as AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline, and Pfizer are amongst more than 50 companies who have recently supported process R&D research at Leeds.

Fees and funding

Studentships include fees and a maintenance grant of £13,000 (tax free) per annum for UK students. Candidates from other EU countries will be eligible for a fees-only award.

Qualification and course duration

Integrated PhD

full time
48 months

Course contact details

Name
Prof Chris Rayner
Email
c.m.rayner@leeds.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)113 343 6579