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Chemical Engineering (Hons)

Heriot-Watt University Dubai

36 months
15484 EUR/year
15484 EUR/year
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The Chemical Engineering (Hons) programme from Heriot-Watt University Dubai aims to provide students with a sound understanding of chemical engineering fundamentals to enable them to progress to professional Chartered Engineer status. 


In addition to a grounding in science, mathematics and engineering, students of the Chemical Engineering (Hons) programme from Heriot-Watt University Dubai acquire practical skills that are highly sought after by industry.

Why study Chemical Engineering at Heriot-Watt University's Dubai Campus?

  • Lay the foundations for a career in chemical engineering, an area with excellent and varied career prospects.
  • Learn how to create valuable products from lower cost raw materials.
  • Study a subject that lets you apply the principles of mathematics and chemistry to processes in the real world.
  • Learn the skills that will put you in a position to move into management roles as a professional engineer.
  • Whatever your final career path, developing the ability to apply quantitative methods to solving problems – the basis of engineering – will be an invaluable asset.


Available jobs range from research and development, through the design, commissioning and management of plant, to product marketing and technical services in a wide range of industries from food processing to petroleum and pharmaceuticals.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Process Engineering 
  • Engineering 
  • Mathematics for Engineers and Scientists 
  • Chemical Reactivity
  • Process Engineering 
  • Mechanical Engineering 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits

360 / 480 credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GCE A-Level CCC (or AABB at AS-Level)
  • CBSE 65%.
  • American High School Diploma + SAT 1s - 1000
  • Tawjihiyya 80%
  • International Baccalaureate 24 points.
  • BTEC Level 3 Ext Diploma MMM
  • Foundation year Successful completion of Heriot-Watt University Degree Entry Programme (Engineering) with a BBBB.
  • FBISE grade 12 or equivalent – 70%
  • Curriculum Russian/Kazakhstan (Attestat) with minimum grade of 5 + IELTS 6.0
  • EmSAT minimum 1400 English, 1300 Maths, 1100 Physics, 1100 Chemistry
  • Compulsory subjects to include Mathematics, English and Chemistry.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15484 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15484 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • National

    15484 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15484 EUR per year during 36 months.

AED 65100 per year

Living costs for Dubai

5300 - 9200 AED /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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