Chemical and Process Engineering

From more efficient detergents and faster computers to more cost-effective drugs and safer air travel, chemical engineers make a tangible difference across a diverse range of industries.

Our Chemical and Process Engineering courses ranked top 10 in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017 and second in the 2016 National Student Survey.

Our Chemical and Process Engineering courses

Undergraduate courses

Postgraduate Study (Taught)

Postgraduate Study (Research)

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and Short Courses

Why study chemical and process engineering at surrey?

My Surrey experience – Matt Prescott, MEng Chemical Engineering

“I feel that Surrey’s careful approach of focusing students’ employability and career potential has helped me to finish my degree as a well-rounded and ambitious graduate.”

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New chemical engineering facility to give students real-world industrial experience

Construction has begun on a new £1.7m facility which will include a fully operational pilot process plant, due to open in September 2017.

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My Surrey experience – Reshma Varghese, MEng Chemical Engineering

"Student life at Surrey is really vibrant, and there are a number of societies to fulfil every interest."

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I feel that Surrey’s careful approach of focusing students’ employability and career potential has helped me to finish my degree as a well-rounded and ambitious graduate.

Matt Prescott, MEng Process Engineering

Why Surrey?

Why we chose Surrey

Our students explain why they decided to come to Surrey and share what they love about living and studying here.

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Surrey in a single word

We challenged our students to sum up the University of Surrey using just one word.

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2,300+ partner organisations

Over the past five years, more than 2,300 partner organisations have worked with us to give students valuable experience in the professional environment.

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