We are proud of our established history as the oldest continuing chemical engineering programme in England. Offering flexible BEng and MEng undergraduate programmes in chemical engineering.

About our Department

With strong industrial links and the option of a fully integrated year of professional training, our graduates have a great insight into the chemical and process engineering sectors, amongst many others.

We are proud to teach a number of undergraduate courses accredited by the Institution of Chemical Engineers. Our suite of versatile postgraduate courses cover the subject areas of:

  • Process systems engineering
  • Information and process systems engineering
  • Petroleum refining systems engineering
  • Renewable energy systems engineering.

Our real-life teaching environment and purpose-built facilities offer students the chance to work on complete pilot chemical manufacturing processes and we have strong links with major industry players.

Outreach for schools and colleges

We run a number of different activities for schools and colleges to raise awareness of engineering and its applications, which range from talks at careers days through to residential courses on campus and lots in between.

Get in contact

If you have a specific idea, or you would like to find out what we can offer, please get in touch with Elena Fragkoudaki:

Timeline of our history