BEng (Hons) or MEng — 2025 entry Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

Combining exceptional facilities with research-led teaching, our BEng and MEng Chemical and Petroleum Engineering degrees will prepare you for a fulfilling career in the oil and gas, energy or petrochemical industries. 


Key course information

Typical offer
Start date
September 2025
Full time
3 years
Overseas fees
To be confirmed
UCAS code
Stag Hill
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Why choose
this course?

  • Experience the complete chemical engineering process: our £1.7m chemical engineering facility includes a fully operational pilot process plant, which you’ll use during your course and operate as part of a team in your third year. 
  • You can also take part in our award-winning Professional Training placements programme, which prepares students for roles in industry.
  • Alongside general university scholarships and bursaries, our extensive contacts in industry have resulted in prizes being awarded to undergraduates by Atkins, Halliburton KBR, Air Products, UOP, IChemE and the Worshipful Company of Engineers.
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4th in the UK

And 17th in the world for petroleum engineering in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2024

17th in the UK

For chemical engineering in the Guardian University Guide 2024


Of our undergraduates go on to employment or further study (Graduate Outcomes 2023, HESA).


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