MSc/PgDip/PgCert in Advanced Chemical & Process Engineering

University of Strathclyde: Faculty of Engineering

Program Description

MSc/PgDip/PgCert in Advanced Chemical & Process Engineering

University of Strathclyde: Faculty of Engineering

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.

You’ll study

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.

Facilities

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.

Accreditation

The course meets accreditation requirements for the Institute of Chemical Engineers allowing graduates to apply for chartered engineer status.

Guest lecturers

In the Emerging Technologies modules you’ll benefit from external speakers who are leading practitioners in their field.

Course content

Modules:

  • 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

Assessment is through a balanced work load of class based assessment, individual and group based projects and exams.

Entry requirements

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

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated July 1, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 1, 2016
Duration
Duration
1 year
Full time
Price
Price
16,700 GBP
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Deadline
Start date Sept. 1, 2016
Place
United Kingdom Glasgow, Scotland
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Duration 1 year
Price 16,700 GBP