60 months
36480 AUD/year
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Combining in-depth studies in chemistry, analytical sciences and chemical engineering, this Applied Chemistry - Chemical Engineering (Honours) program at RMIT University will put you at the forefront of developing new technologies that could change the world.   

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You’ll work on product innovation, from the laboratory through to large-scale production, with a focus on efficient industrial processes to use less energy and produce less waste. 

The Applied Chemistry - Chemical Engineering (Honours) program at  RMIT University  will ensure you have a theoretical understanding of analytical, instrumental, organic, inorganic and physical chemistry while you receive hands-on experience in the lab. 

The chemical engineering component will bring together the science, practice and design, with a practical and vocational focus.


Graduates find work in industries such as:

  • agricultural chemicals: agricultural chemicals
  • energy: utilities, gas supply, liquid fuels, energy
  • sources, fuel cells, resources
  • environment: analytical monitoring, water treatment, pollution, site assessment and remediation, recycling, engineering aspects, conservation
  • food: quality control, microbiology, wine, oils,
  • dairy, food processing and preservation
  • pharmaceuticals: Medicines, vitamins, drugs, antibiotics, sunscreens, painkillers
  • polymers: plastics and polymers

Graduates can also work in the process design sector, developing production processes from lab to large-scale. They are well placed to take leadership roles in the development and commercialisation of new chemical products.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Chemistry of Materials 
  • Engineering Mathematics  
  • Chemical Engineering Fundamentals
  • Mathematics and Statics 
  • Analytical Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 079787G  

  • You must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 (or equivalent senior secondary school qualification) with a minimum average of 70%
  • Equivalent qualifications may also include completion of the RMIT Foundation Studies program or a recognised post-secondary diploma in the relevant discipline with the required grades. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36480 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36480 AUD per year during 60 months.
  • Domestic students: Commonwealth supported places  

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 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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