MSc/PgDip/PgCert in Advanced Chemical & Process Engineering
This course is mainly for engineering students from the UK and overseas who want to develop careers in the oil, gas, process and chemical industries. The course has a strong project-based approach and is relevant to the recruitment needs of a wide range of employers.
It meets accreditation requirements for the Institute of Chemical Engineers allowing graduates to apply for chartered engineer status.
This is a modular course. To gain the Postgraduate Certificate you need to pass six modules.
The Diploma requires eight taught modules and a group project.
The MSc requires eight taught modules, a group design project and an individual research project. You'll work with our talented team of researchers on chemical engineering issues of the future.
We're one of the largest chemical engineering departments in the country.
We have new state-of-the-art research laboratories. These include experimental facilities for light scattering, spectroscopy, adsorption measurements and high pressure viscometry.
You'll have access to the department's own dedicated computer suite which is installed with industry standard software.
The course meets accreditation requirements for the Institute of Chemical Engineers allowing graduates to apply for chartered engineer status.
In the Emerging Technologies modules you’ll benefit from external speakers who are leading practitioners in their field.
- Process Design Principles
- Safety Management Practices
- Energy Systems
- Colloid Engineering
- Multi-phase Processing
- Petrochemical Engineering
- Environmental Control Technologies
- Process Safety Design
- Emerging Technologies
- Programming & Optimisation
- Project Management
- Risk Management
- Information Management
- Understanding Financial Information
Learning & teaching
All classes are delivered over a twelve week period.
The Emerging Technologies module makes extensive use of external speakers who are leading practitioners in their field.
The Safety Management Practices module offers exposure to best industry practice and is one of a few MSc programmes to offer much required industrial training.
Assessment is through a balanced work load of class based assessment, individual and group based projects and exams.
An Honours degree, or equivalent, in a relevant engineering, technology or science discipline. Entry may be possible with other qualifications provided there is evidence of relevant experience and ability to study at an advanced level.
English Language Requirement
IELTs 6.5 or equivalent
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Last updated July 1, 2016