Advanced Chemical Engineering at The University of Edinburgh - UCAS

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Course summary

Our Advanced Chemical Engineering programme will enable you to address the frontiers of important global challenges. You will learn about diverse and cutting-edge developments, from carbon capture to sustainable water resources and alternative energy technologies to advanced pharmaceutical processes. We place a particular emphasis on multi-scale approaches and integrated solutions to chemical engineering problems, from the nano-scale to the process-scale. How will I learn? You will deepen your knowledge through opportunities to:

  • learn from leading experts across the breadth of the Chemical Engineering discipline
  • explore industrial processes, with an emphasis on design and energy efficiency
  • acquire technical and human skills
  • implement solutions to actual chemical engineering problems
  • hone your communication skills to present your original achievements
Industry specialists You will benefit from our strong industry connections with over 40 partners across the UK and EU. The programme is advised by an Industrial Advisory Board, and all our dissertation projects are formulated and co-advised with our partners to reflect the latest industry trends and challenges. Accreditation The programme is accredited by the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE). This recognition from an independent professional body gives students and employers confidence in the quality of our programme. Accreditation for CEng (Further Learning) means that our graduates who are seeking to become Chartered Engineers can count the MSc in Advanced Chemical Engineering as one year of further learning when applying for the Chartered Engineer status.


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How to apply

International applicants

This course has a subject classification which requires students whose nationality is outside the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland to have an ATAS certificate, irrespective of country of residence at the point of application.

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Entry requirements

Entry requirements for individual programmes vary, so please check the details for the specific programme you wish to apply for on our website. You will also need to meet the University’s language requirements.

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Advanced Chemical Engineering at The University of Edinburgh - UCAS