About

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.

With strong industrial links and the option of a fully integrated year of professional training, our graduates enjoy excellent employment prospects in the chemical and process engineering sectors, amongst many others.

The Department is proud to teach a number of undergraduate programmes accredited by the Institution of Chemical Engineers. Our suite of versatile, highly successful MSc postgraduate courses cover the subject areas of Process Systems Engineering, Information and Process Systems Engineering, Petroleum Refining Systems Engineering and 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 enjoy strong links with major industry players.