M.Eng. On Campus

Chemical Engineering

24 months
300 USD/year
300 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The University Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology, UICTE (earlier known as Department of Chemical Engineering & Technology, DCET) was established in 1958 in collaboration with I.I.T., Chicago in the present building of the University Campus. The Chemical Engineering programme is offered at the Panjab University.


Professor R. E. Peck from I.I.T. Chicago joined as the first Head of Institute. Since its inception in 1958, the Institute has established itself as a premier institution engaged in imparting quality technological education and providing support to research and development activities. Research in terms of publications and extramural funding has substantially increased over the years. The Institute has highly qualified core faculty of high professional profile to meet the emerging trends and challenges in the field of chemical engineering and allied areas on a global platform.

The year 2008 was the Golden Jubilee year of the Institute. As part of Celebrations, the Institute hosted CHEMCON-2008 (61st Annual session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers), which included a joint US-India Conference on Energy.

The Chemical Engineering programme is offered at the Panjab University.

Vision Statement

  • To achieve national and international recognition fulfilling the Panjab University's proud heritage through excellence in teaching, research and service.

Programme Structure

The graduates must have the ability to
  • Apply knowledge of physical sciences, mathematics and chemical engineering, food Technology and allied fields.
  • Identify, formulate and solve engineering problems using fundamental and engineering sciences.
  • Conduct experiments and design commercial equipments or processes with specific consideration of environmental, social, health and safety aspects in the area of chemical engineering and allied fields.
  • Use research methods, design of experiments and analysis techniques to analyze, interpret and present data and to solve complex engineering problems and provide valid conclusions.
  • Use the IT techniques, modeling and simulation skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
  • Understand the importance of professional ethics.
  • Function effectively either individually or as a member of a team with the objective of performing and achieving goals.
  • Communicate and present themselves effectively.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • B.E./B.Tech.(Chemical) (04 years) or Five Year Integrated B.E.(Chem.)with MBA with a CGPA of 6.00 or at least 60% marks in the aggregate (where % marks are awarded) in the qualifying examination i.e. B.E./B.Tech. (chemical)(04 years) or Five Year Integrated B.E.(Chem.)with MBA or any other equivalent qualifying degree as approved by the Syndicate. Admission is on the basis of Entrance Test P.U.-CET-(P.G.) and interview to be conducted by the Panjab University. The merit list of eligible P.U.-CET-(P.G.) qualified candidates shall be as per the following criteria:Degree Marks : 50%Entrance Test : 50%GATE qualified candidates will be exempted from the P.U.-CET-(P.G.). However, in case of eligible GATE qualified candidates the merit list will be as per the Percentile obtained and shall be offered the seat at the first instance.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 300 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 300 USD per year during 24 months.
  • Rs 22315/- (Ist Year), Rs 21832/- (2nd Year)


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