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.
- A level
- Scottish Higher
- International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
Grades / Points
Maths + Chemistry and/or Physics
This section explains how much you will need to pay in tuition fees to study this course at this university. Fees vary by country of residence so make sure you select which country of residence applies to you.
£9,250 per year
These are the tuition fees you pay if you are resident in England
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.
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