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Chemicals under microscope
BEng Chemical Engineering
The largest, best equipped pilot study laboratory in a UK university for real-world industrial experience.

BEng Chemical Engineering / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
3 years
Typical A-level offer
Grades AAA.
Typical International Baccalaureate offer
37 points overall including 6,6,6 at Higher level including Mathematics and Physics or Chemistry.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
1350 applications for 250 places across all first year courses (2017 entry).
How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course overview

Chemical engineering lecture
Chemical engineering lecture
Chemical Engineering lecture
Chemical Engineering lecture
  • The largest and best equipped pilot scale laboratory of any UK university
  • 90% student satisfaction in the National Student Survey (2016)
  • One of the top four places to study Chemical Engineering in the UK (2016 QS World University Rankings)


Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2018 will be £9,250. Future inflationary increases may also be applied to each subsequent year of your course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £22,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.


For information on scholarships available for 2018, please visit

Contact details

Academic department
School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science
Contact name
Dr James Winterburn
+44 (0)161 306 9331
+44 (0)161 306 9321
Academic department overview
See: The School .

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