MEng Chemical Engineering / Overview
Year of entry: 2023
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- Degree awarded
- 4 years
- Typical A-level offer
AAA including Mathematics and either Chemistry or Physics
- Typical contextual A-level offer
AAB including A in Mathematics and B or above in Chemistry or Physics.Find out more about contextual admissions.
- Refugee/care-experienced offer
Applicants who have been in local authority care for more than three months or have refugee status may be eligible for an offer two grades below the standard requirements.Find out more about contextual admissions.
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
36 points overall with 6,6,6 at Higher Level, including Mathematics and Chemistry or Physics.
We accept Higher Level Mathematics: Analysis and Approaches only.
- Number of places/applicants
- 1900 applications for 295 places across all first year courses
- How to apply
- Apply through UCAS .
- We are ranked 5th for chemical engineering in the UK, and 8th in Europe (QS World University Rankings 2021).
- Choose from a range of advanced chemical engineering topics in your fourth year, specialising in an area that suits you best.
- Become among the highest-paid graduates in the engineering field.
- Learn the environmental applications of chemical engineering as the world tackles the sustainability challenges of the future.
- From September 2022, learn in our brand-new, £400m purpose built engineering and material science building, MECD. See more
The University holds undergraduate open days regularly, giving you the opportunity to find out more about our courses, the support we offer, and our facilities. Attending an open day is a great way to find out what studying at Manchester is all about. Find out about our upcoming open days .
Fees for entry in 2023 have not yet been set. For entry in 2022 the tuition fees were £9,250 per annum for home students, and are expected to increase slightly for 2023 entry.
Policy on additional costs
All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).
At The University of Manchester we're committed to attracting and supporting the very best students. We have a focus on nurturing talent and ability and we want to make sure that you have the opportunity to study here, regardless of your financial circumstances.
- Department of Chemical Engineering & Analytical Science
- Contact name
- Dr Emily Cooksey
- +44 (0)161 543 4015
- School/Faculty overview
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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