We are a highly active, research intensive community of more than 20 full-time academic staff plus research students, postdoctoral research fellows and visitors from all over the world.
Why choose to study chemical engineering with us?
- Highly ranked for Chemical Engineering – 6th, 8th and 11th in the UK, Times 2017, Guardian 2018 and Complete University 2018 guides
- Highly ranked for Student Satisfaction – 2nd in UK for Overall Satisfaction in Chemical, Process and Energy Engineering, with 97% of students- satisfied or very satisfied with their course, National Student Survey 2017
- State of the art teaching and laboratory facilities – £17M investment in new STEMLab teaching labs and workshops and £4M upgrade to chemical engineering building labs, pilot plant and virtual reality environment.
Chemical Engineers are fantastically well-placed to tackle some of the global challenges facing us over the next 50 years.
We are committed to developing the chemical engineers of the future by providing essential knowledge and training in the sciences, technology, management and communication disciplines.
With a vibrant and exciting community of academic staff, postdoctoral research fellows and influential visitors from all over the world, our postgraduate students have the opportunity to be involved in the latest developments and research within the process industries.