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Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) - Chemical Engineering

48 months
42900 AUD/year
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A Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) - Chemical Engineering at The University of Western Australia equips you with the skills and knowledge to design sustainable chemical processes, equipment and products to improve the society and the environment. 


A world of opportunities opens for you when you become a chemical engineer. You could be working with major local employers in energy and mining, or apply your knowledge and skills to the fine chemical industry, food industry, finance and consulting, renewable and alternative energy sector or government research agencies such as the CSIRO.

Why study Chemical Engineering?

  • You’ll make valuable connections with UWA’s industry partners including Chevron, Woodside, Lycopodium, South 32, and other members of our industry advisory panel – giving your career a head start. 
  • By taking the Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) - Chemical Engineering at The University of Western Australia, you will become an industry-ready chemical engineer with broad knowledge of alternative energy sources and climate change mitigation strategies 
  • Career options within chemical engineering are extensive and some of the highest-paid in the industry, including in petroleum, minerals processing, oil and gas, water and waste management, renewable and sustainable energy.

Career Pathways

Chemical engineer, researcher or consultant, process engineer, risk and safety manager, production/operations engineer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Chemistry—Properties and Energetics 
  • Chemistry—Structure and Reactivity 
  • Mass and Energy Balances 
  • Engineering Materials  
  • Engineering Practice
  • Engineering 
  • Multivariable Calculus
  • Mathematical Theory and Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


192 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements


Indonesian Secondary School Leaving Certificate (STTB SMA)

  • 8
All India Senior School Certificate (CBSE)
  • 12
Canadian Matriculation (except Quebec)
  • 70
Chinese Gao Kao
  • 525
Chinese Unified Examinations (UEC)
  • 12
French Baccalauréat
  • 12
GCE or Cambridge Advanced-level Examinations
  • 8
German Abitur
  • 3.3
Indian School Certificate (CISCE)
  • 60
International Baccalaureate
  • 27

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42900 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42900 AUD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Perth

1328 - 2367 AUD /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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