Chemical Engineering, B.Eng. | University of Sheffield | Sheffield, United Kingdom
36 months
25670 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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In the Chemical Engineering programme from University of Sheffield, you'll learn about the design of processes and products that produce, transform or transport materials and energy. We'll develop your technical, research and problem-solving skills to give you the best start for a career in the sector of your choice.  


Our graduates in the Chemical Engineering programme from University of Sheffield work across all fields of chemical engineering, including biological and pharmaceutical engineering and are well-equipped for a future in digital manufacturing.

Key Features 

  • We place significant emphasis on learning through practical experience. You'll develop practical skills and build up experience through lab work, projects and open-ended problem-solving.  
  • Our pilot plant gives you the chance to apply what you learn in lectures and labs on larger scale process equipment through hands-on experimentation. This unique facility is designed to prepare you for the challenges of industry.


Accredited by the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) and the Energy Institute (EI) on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as an Incorporated Engineer and partially meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematics (Chemical) 
  • Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics 
  • Chemical Principles 
  • Fluid and Particle Mechanics 
  • Heat Transfer 
  • Principles of Chemical Engineering  
  • Engineering with Living Systems 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Levels + additional qualifications | AAB, including Maths and a science or technology subject and excluding General Studies and Critical Thinking + A in a relevant EPQ 
  • International Baccalaureate | 36, 6 in Higher Level Maths and a science subject
  • BTEC | DD in Engineering or Applied Science + A Level Maths grade A
  • Scottish Highers + 2 Advanced Highers | AAAAB + AA, including Maths and a science or technology subject in both
  • Welsh Baccalaureate + 2 A Levels | A + AA in Maths and a science or technology subject
  • Access to HE Diploma | 60 credits overall in a relevant subject with 45 credits at Level 3 with Distinctions in 39 Credits, to include Mathematics and science units, + 6 credits at Merit + Grade A in A level Mathematics
  • Mature students - explore other routes for mature students

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25670 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25670 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /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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