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Chemical Engineering, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #442 (QS) ,
Our graduates have found lucrative graduate engineering/consultancy positions with companies including Procter and Gamble, BP, Kodak, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and BT. 

About

  • The products in the world we use everyday require the skill of a chemical engineer.  You will be trained to ensure the safe and profitable production of the chemicals and materials required to create products such as clothing, food, medicine, transport and home entertainment systems.
  • Chemical engineers are very much at the forefront of working to improve the quality of our lives.  Chemical engineering is a challenging and fascinating profession with extensive career opportunities.  As a chemical engineer you will combine a detailed knowledge of chemistry with an understanding of engineering principles in order to design, construct and operate chemical process plants.
  • The products in the world we use everyday require the skill of a chemical engineer.  You will be trained to ensure the safe and profitable production of the chemicals and materials required to create products such as clothing, food, medicine, transport and home entertainment systems.
  • Chemical engineers are very much at the forefront of working to improve the quality of our lives.  Chemical engineering is a challenging and fascinating profession with extensive career opportunities.  As a chemical engineer you will combine a detailed knowledge of chemistry with an understanding of engineering principles in order to design, construct and operate chemical process plants.

Accreditation

Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Privy Council, Aston University is a large  coeducational higher education institution. Aston University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    480 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Chemical Engineering Mathematics
  • Design and Build
  • Process and Product Design
  • Introduction to Transfer Processes
  • Health, Safety and the Environment
  • Physical Chemistry for Engineers
  • States of Matter
  • Chemistry for Engineers
  • Professional Skills for Chemical Engineers
  • Process Design
  • Transfer Processes
  • Process Control and Instrumentation 
  • Separation Processes

                                  English Language Requirements

                                  You need the following IELTS score:

                                  • Minimum required score:

                                    6.5

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                                  Academic Requirements

                                  General Requirements

                                  Entry requirements
                                  • ABB-BBB to include Chemistry and Maths at minimum Grade B
                                  • Extended Diploma and National Extended Diploma (any subject): DDM, plus 2 A levels in Chemistry and Mathematics at minimum Grade B
                                  • International Baccalaureate - 31 points overall and above with 5, 5, 5 in Higher Level subjects including Chemistry and Maths at Grade 5
                                  • English Grade C/4 and Maths Grade C/4

                                  Tuition Fee

                                  • International

                                    19000 GBP/year
                                    Tuition Fee
                                    Based on the original amount of 19000 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
                                  • EU/EEA

                                    9250 GBP/year
                                    Tuition Fee
                                    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
                                  We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
                                  • UK/EU students - £1,250 during placement year
                                  • International students - £2,500 during placement year

                                  Living costs for Birmingham

                                  • 765 - 1140 GBP/month
                                    Living Costs

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

                                  Funding

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