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Chemical Engineering BEng (Hons)

University of Strathclyde

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    H800

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    39th

    1
  • Subject Ranking

    6th

    1 (Chemical Engineering)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    213

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    86

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    3.68

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BEng (Hon)

  • Start date

    SEP

Course Summary

This course is for you, if you like chemistry and maths, enjoy problem-solving and teamwork, and want to apply science in a practical way. Chemical engineers play a vital role in finding solutions to 21st century challenges, such as providing people with clean water, medicines, food and fuel. Our graduates design and operate industrial processes that turn raw materials into valuable products, minimising their environmental impact. Our degree courses prepare you for the international scope of careers in chemical engineering and related areas such as research & development, finance and consultancy. You'll have many opportunities to gain work experience and international placements. You'll have opportunities to work on projects in research groups across Europe, via the Erasmus scheme, and for exchanges to other countries such as the USA, Australia and Canada.

Chemical engineers are among the best rewarded engineers globally, and work across all sectors of industry from energy and foods to pharmaceuticals and medicine, as well as branching out into other areas such as finance and management. The department works closely with the University Careers Service through every year of our course, to support students in building excellent employability skills and portfolios of experience. Recent job titles include: Facilities Engineer; Graduate Support Engineer; Lecturer; Operations Specialist; Process Chemical Engineer; Process Operations Supervisor; Production Chemist; Site Technical Manager; Waste Water Engineer.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

Grades / Points

BBB–ABB

Details

Maths + Chemistry and/or Physics

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

39th

About this University

The University of Strathclyde is situated in the heart of Glasgow – one of the UK's largest cities. It has a vibrant, international community including more than 23,000 students from over 100 countries, with overseas students accounting for over 21% of the total.

Address

University of Strathclyde

McCance Building

16 Richmond Street

Glasgow

G1 1XQ

UNITED KINGDOM