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Course summary

The MSc in Advanced Chemical Engineering helps students and engineering professionals advance their knowledge in chemical and process engineering and build the skills for future-thinking careers. Chemical engineering is a rapidly evolving field that impacts areas including energy, food, water, and health. This Master's in Advanced Chemical Engineering focuses on the fundamentals of key chemical and industrial processes and how they are put into practice. You'll encounter the latest technologies available to the process industries and gain exposure to a broad range of crucial operations and optimisation methods. This course considers different routes of specialisation including Particle Engineering and Processing, Pharmaceutical Engineering, Energy and Nanomaterials and Water Engineering. Our multidisciplinary approach also incorporates sustainable synergies between biotechnology, bioprocessing and food engineering. You'll join a cutting-edge research culture that prepares you for future global challenges and emerge from this course with a comprehensive skillset for lasting careers as a professional chemical engineer. What you should know about this course

  • This course is taught at our Medway Campus in Kent.
  • Our facilities include an experimental new brewery.
  • Develop the knowledge and skills to stand out in the process engineering market.
  • This popular course has limited availability and numbers will be capped. Apply early to secure your place.

Assessment method

Classroom presentations, discussions and case-studies Critical reviews, looking at new areas of research Examinations.


Entry requirements

An appropriate accredited degree in chemical engineering (2.2 or above) or an equivalent qualification. Applicants with a BSc Chemical Engineering (IEng) will also be considered. You may also be considered if you do not have a first degree but have professional incorporated and vocational experience (e.g. incorporated engineer status) and demonstrate the potential to succeed on the course.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
EU £15100 Year 1
International £15100 Year 1

Additional fee information

These fees were set for the 2022/23 intake. Therefore, this may change for the 2023/24 academic year. Please follow this link for more information https://www.gre.ac.uk/finance
Advanced Chemical Engineering at University of Greenwich - UCAS