Chemical Engineering PhD with Integrated Study, Ph.D.

Chemical Engineering PhD with Integrated Study, Ph.D.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
  • English (schedule IELTS)
    Language
University rank #84 (QS) ,
This new route PhD programme combines a broad foundation in chemical/bioprocess engineering through taught and assessed coursework with the full research training of a traditional PhD. A fully integrated combination of modules provide an individually tailored pathway based on your previous academic experience.

About

Chemical Engineering is dynamic and evolving. It provides many solutions to problems facing industries in the pharmaceutical, biotechnological, oil, energy and food and drink sectors. It is vital to many issues affecting our quality of life; such as better and more economical processes to reduce the environmental burden, and more delicious and longer lasting food due to the right combination of chemistry, ingredients and processing.

Birmingham is a friendly, self-confident, School which has one of the largest concentrations of chemical engineering expertise in the UK. The School is consistently in the top five chemical engineering schools for research in the country.

It has a first-class reputation in learning, teaching and research, and is highly placed in both The Guardian and The Timesleague tables. The School was recently awarded the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher Education.

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Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    Part-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

A fully integrated combination of modules for MSc programmes provide an individually tailored pathway based on your previous academic experience.
The taught modules (120 credits) can be spread over two or three years and are chosen from a range of topics including:

  • Biochemical Engineering and Bioscience Fundamentals
  • Bioextraction/Bioreaction Processes
  • Advanced Bioreaction Principles
  • Food Process Engineering
  • Exploitation of Biosystems
  • Bioprocess Design

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

The normal entrance qualification for MRes study is either at least an upper second-class Honours degree, or a first degree of a lower classification, along with an MSc or evidence of substantial relevant industrial experience.

International entry requirements
We accept a range of qualifications from different countries.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    19710 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19710 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    4195 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4195 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Birmingham

  • 765 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

For funding information please visit http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/pgfunding

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