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Chemical Engineering - Trent-Swansea Dual Degree

Trent University

48 months
24250 CAD/year
6100 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Graduate with both a B.Sc. in Chemistry from Trent University and a B.Eng. in Chemical Engineering from Swansea in just four years in the Chemical Engineering - Trent-Swansea Dual Degree. You can even apply to Swansea’s Masters in Engineering, adding just one more year to the program – an option available to top students


Simultaneously earn both a B.Sc. and B.Eng. degree in Chemical Engineering - Trent-Swansea Dual Degree in just four years through a career-boosting partnership between Trent University and Swansea University in the UK. In this rewarding integrated dual degree, students spend the first two years studying Chemistry at Trent, gaining experience in modern experimental and theoretical chemistry, while using Trent’s world-class lab and instrumentation facilities. From there, you’ll head across the Atlantic to Swansea’s picturesque seaside campus to complete a Chemical Engineering degree at one of the top 10 engineering schools in the UK.

Your Career in Engineering Starts at Trent

This professional degree crosses the boundaries between fundamental science and applied engineering, getting you ready to design, operate and optimize chemical and physical processes, turning raw materials into valuable products for human use. Your studies will focus on established chemical engineering areas with application to energy, health, food, water, and the environment.

Career opportunities

  • Chemical Engineer
  • Energy Manager
  • Analytical Chemist
  • Refinery Chemical Engineer
  • Petroleum Engineer
  • Product/Process Development Scientist
  • Mining Engineer
  • Technical Plant Manager
  • Applications Engineer
  • Wellsite Drilling Engineer

Programme Structure

Resume Boosters:
  • Option to apply, though a competitive process, to complete a 12-month paid Year in Industry placement in the UK, which may be counted towards the 48 months of work experience needed to acquire your P.Eng. licence in Canada. Assessment of experience may vary depending on requirements for individual licensing bodies.
  • Gain hands-on experience in engineering through summer engineering placements (uniquely available to students in the dual engineering degree) at Swansea
  • Join the 97% of program graduates employed within six months of graduating

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits

10.0 Trent University credits (5 per year) required before enrolling in classes at Swansea, 120 credits per year at Swansea


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum overall score of 26 (including bonus points) in IB diploma*.
  • English Language A with a minimum grade of 4 satisfies English requirement. English B with a strong grade may also be accepted.  See the English Language Proficiency requirements for acceptable tests and exemptions if you do not have the required course/grade as per above. 

Application and Documents Requirements: 

  • Use OUAC 105 or Trent direct application
  • High school in-progress transcript, including predicted IB grades.  If you completed an IB diploma, request IBO to release your final IB Diploma results to Trent University. 
  • Submit your in-progress transcript via MyTrent. Alternatively, your school can email your transcript to or release it via Parchment. 
  • Should you receive an admission offer and decide to enroll at Trent University, final IB diploma must be received directly from IBO (ensure to request release of your diploma/certificate grades to Trent).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24250 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24250 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    6100 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6100 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Peterborough

1015 - 1615 CAD /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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