12 months
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27350 GBP/year
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About

We offer a master degree in Process Safety and Loss Prevention at University of Sheffield. Enhance your skills in process safety, loss prevention and risk assessment to prepare you for a career in the oil and gas, chemical, nuclear and pharmaceutical industries. 

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Overview

Whether you’re already working in the field or just starting out, this course will deepen your understanding and equip you with skills and expertise in process safety, loss prevention and risk assessment. 

You’ll be ready for a career in the oil and gas, chemical, nuclear and pharmaceutical industries, or with any of the consultancies that service them.

Key Features  

  • Part-time students need to complete all modules within two years. You can take an extra third year to complete your dissertation if you need to – we won’t charge fees for that year. 

Accreditation

Accredited by the the Institution of Chemical Engineers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Process Safety Management and Loss Prevention

  • Hazards in Process Plant Design and Operation

  • Dissertation 

  • Process Plant Reliability and Maintainability

  • Human Error and Human Behaviour

  • Applied Hazard and Operability Studies (HAZOP)

  • Safety in Nuclear Operations

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good honours degree in science, technology or engineering. 
  • Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27350 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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