University of Strathclyde

Degree level: Undergraduate

Applied Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

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Course summary

This hybrid degree was created to bridge the knowledge gap between engineers and chemists. Why Applied Chemistry & Chemical Engineering at Strathclyde? 1st in Scotland and top 10 in the UK for Chemical Engineering (Complete University Guide 2019). Benefit from bursary schemes available for Chemistry undergraduates. Extensive practical work provides the preparative and analytical skills which employers are looking for. Dual accreditation from the Royal Society of Chemistry and the Institution of Chemical Engineers. Opportunity to undertake projects in industry or at one of our partner universities abroad. Gain expertise to transform small-scale laboratory practice into industrial-scale chemical operations. Your Career Our graduates compete very successfully for jobs in all branches of the chemical industry, both in the UK and overseas. The chance of employment is substantially increased by experience gained in undergraduate industrial placements and internships. Recent graduate job roles include: Analytical chemist Chemical engineer Project engineer Technical associate Research analyst Process safety engineer Development chemist

Course details

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Chemical Engineers, Institution of
  • Chemistry, Royal Society of

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.

EU

Wales

England

International

Scotland

Northern Ireland

Republic of Ireland

Application codes

Course code:
FH18
Institution code:
S78
Campus name:
University of Strathclyde
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Scotland £1820 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £20650 Year 1
International £20650 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £20650 Year 1

Additional fee information

Undergraduate students who live in Scotland will usually have their tuition fees paid by the Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS). If you have previously attended university or college or are not sure about your eligibility, you should contact SAAS to check your eligibility to have your fees paid. SAAS will pay your tuition fees directly to Strathclyde. Most undergraduate students from the rest of the UK (England, Wales and Northern Ireland) will receive a free year of tuition as, assuming no change in Rest of UK fees policy over the period, the total amount payable by undergraduate students will be capped. For students commencing study next session, this is capped at £27,750 (with the exception of the MPharm and Integrated Masters courses); MPharm students pay £9,250 for each of the four years. Students studying on Integrated Masters degree programmes pay an additional £9,250 for the Masters year with the exception of those undertaking a full-year industrial placement where a separate placement fee will apply. The University of Strathclyde offers a wide range of scholarships and bursaries. For further information, please consult the following page: https://www.strath.ac.uk/studywithus/scholarships/. For further information on tuition fees, additional costs and funding for this programme, please view the "Fees and funding" section on the programme website.
Applied Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at University of Strathclyde - UCAS