University of Leeds

Degree level: Postgraduate

Advanced Chemical Engineering (Taught)

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Course summary

This Masters degree will extend your existing knowledge to provide you with advanced chemical engineering and process technology skills for an exciting and challenging career in these process industries. You’ll develop advanced knowledge in key areas such as reaction engineering, product development, process modelling and simulation, and pharmaceutical formulation or energy technology. The course has been designed to provide greater depth in aspects of advanced chemical engineering and a range of up-to-date process technologies. These will enable you to design, operate and manage processes and associated manufacturing plants, and to provide leadership in innovation, research and development and technology transfer. This course is suitable for chemical engineering graduates. If you have an undergraduate degree in a relevant engineering or science discipline such as chemistry, you might be interested in our Chemical Process Engineering MSc. Course highlights

  • Advance your knowledge and skills in areas such as reaction engineering, multi-scale modelling, batch process engineering, and product design and development.
  • Conduct an extensive, independent research project using some of our cutting-edge facilities.
  • Our courses are shaped by our world-leading research in areas such as sustainable systems and processes.

Course details

Assessment method

You’ll be assessed using a range of techniques including problem sheets, technical reports, presentations, in-class tests, assignments and exams. Optional modules may also use alternative assessments.

Professional bodies

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

  • Chemical Engineers, Institution of

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.

Further information can be found on the UK Government's website: www.gov.uk/academic-technology-approval-scheme

Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a minimum of 2:1 (hons) or equivalent in chemical engineering. Applicants with a high 2.2 may be considered on an individual basis where they can demonstrate competence in specific modules and/or with relevant professional industrial experience.


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6.5No less than 6.0 in any component

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Fees are listed on our website: https://courses.leeds.ac.uk/
Advanced Chemical Engineering at University of Leeds - UCAS