Chemical Engineering

University of the West of Scotland

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

This programme prepares you for a career in the chemical and process industries as well as other related fields. It combines academic study, hands-on experience and group projects to develop the essential skills required by employers in the 21st century chemical and process industries. What the course covers. You will study engineering, mathematics and chemistry principles; gain practical experience through laboratory work and use world-class process simulation tools such as ASPEN Suite and ANSYS CFD packages. You will undergo a period of pilot plant-based training and can take a one-year paid sandwich placement as a junior chemical engineer in industry.

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

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Course codeH811
Institution code U40
Campus namePaisley Campus
Campus codeP

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3
  • Year 4

Entry requirements

Standard Qualification Requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 112 points
A level BBC Including Maths and Chemistry
Scottish Higher ABBB Including Maths and Physics, and at least Nat5 English
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H2, H2, H2, H2, H3 Including Maths and Physics

Minimum Qualification Requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level BCC
Scottish Higher BBBB

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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Chemical Engineering at University of the West of Scotland - UCAS