Chemical Engineering is dynamic and evolving. It provides many solutions to problems facing industries in the pharmaceutical, biotechnological, oil, energy and food and drink sectors. It is vital to many issues affecting our quality of life; such as better and more economical processes to reduce the environmental burden, and more delicious and longer lasting food due to the right combination of chemistry, ingredients and processing.
Birmingham is a friendly, self-confident, School which has one of the largest concentrations of chemical engineering expertise in the UK. The School is consistently in the top five chemical engineering schools for research in the country. It also has a first-class reputation in learning and teaching, and regularly ranks highly in league tables.
Selected modules from our taught programmes can be combined with an extended research project to obtain an MRes degree in Chemical Engineering Science at University of Birmingham. This is a strongly research-orientated qualification and provides excellent training for further research in industry or academia.
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More informationVisit official programme website
- Process engineering fundamentals
- Measurement techniques
- Effective Project Management
- Presentation and communication skills/team skills development
- Bioscience for graduates from other scientific disciplines
- Cell factories
- Bioreaction engineering
- Molecular delivery
- Characterisation of structured fluids
Dr Richard Greenwood
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesChemical Engineering View 59 other Masters in Chemical Engineering in United Kingdom
- The normal entrance qualification for MRes study is 2:1 Honours degree in a relevant subject, or a lower degree plus an MSc or substantial relevant industrial experience.
International22500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 22500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA4380 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 4380 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
- £2,190 UK/EU students, part-time
- £11,250 non-EU/EEA students, part-time
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