Taught course

Biochemical Engineering with Industrial Management

University of Sheffield · Faculty of Engineering

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:2 undergraduate honours degree in a science, technology or engineering subject.

Months of entry


Course content

This course blends biochemical engineering with business management to prepare you for a career in biopharmaceuticals or industrial biotechnology.

Course description

Bioscience-based industries represent a new frontier for chemical engineering where management skills play a vital role in practice. Biochemical engineering plays a central role in the manufacturing of bio-products with impact in health, food and energy sectors.

This MSc provides a unique blend of biochemical engineering and business management to meet the growing demand of appropriately trained graduates in industrial biotechnology.

The course is ideal for those science and engineering graduates who want to broaden their skills into areas that will complement their existing expertise, making them an attractive employee within industry.

You'll develop skills in the following areas:

  • Industrial application
  • Teamworking
  • Use of industrially-relevant applications of engineering analysis
  • Independent learning and work

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

English language requirements

Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with at least 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

For more information about entry requirements for international students, please visit https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/international/applying/postgraduate-taught

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
+44 (0)114 222 7500