PhD/MPhil Sustainable Industrial Systems / Overview
Year of entry: 2020
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- Degree awarded
- Doctor of Philosophy; Master of Philosophy
- PhD 3-4 Years FT; MPhil 1 Year FT
- Entry requirements
The standard academic entry requirement will normally be at least an Upper Second UK honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant science or engineering discipline or a first degree with an additional UK Masters degree (or international equivalent). The department may require a First Class honours degree or international equivalent for some research projects. This requirement would be specified at the discretion of the academic supervisor involved.
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The main aim of our research is to help identify sustainable solutions for industrial systems on a life cycle basis, taking into account economic, environmental and social aspects.
We work across different sectors and supply chains, including chemicals, energy, food and water. We collaborate with industry, government, NGOs and other organisations. You can find out more about this research area here.
The Department of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science is a world leader in industrially relevant research and teaching in chemical engineering and related subjects.
We undertake leading-edge multidisciplinary, creative and relevant research on a wide range of topics. Focused on advancing the science and engineering of complex systems and addressing different scales and levels of complexity, the research in the department is carried out within four main research themes:
Our breadth of research expertise and highly advanced facilities make us an ideal choice whatever your doctoral interest.
Facilitating research across chemical engineering and bioscience, chemistry, mathematics and analytical and measurement science, means we can offer you the benefits of a large multidisciplinary institution at the same time as ensuring you are given personal support for your professional development.
Explore the range of research projects we offer, as well as the development and network opportunities you can expect as one of our postgraduates.
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2020, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK/EU students (per annum): Band A £4,407; Band B £7,250; Band C £9,250; Band D £16,000
International students (per annum): Band A £24,000; Band B £25,000; Band C £26,000; Band D £29,000
UK/EU students (per annum): Band A £2,203; Band B £3,625; Band C £4,625; Band D £8,000
International students (per annum): Band A £12,000; Band B £12,500; Band C £13,000; Band D £14,500
- Department of Chemical Engineering & Analytical Science
The School of Engineering creates a world of possibilities for students pursuing skills and understanding. Through dynamic research and teaching we develop engineering solutions that make a difference to society in an ethical and sustainable way. Science-based engineering is at the heart of what we do, and through collaboration we support the engineers and scientists of tomorrow to become technically strong, analytically innovative and creative. Find out more about Science and Engineering at Manchester .
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