Graduate

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Modes

  • FT / Full-time
  • PT / Part-time (over two years)
  • FX / Flexible mode of study available (up to five years)
  • DL / Distance-learning mode available

Chemical Engineering


We are one of the top research and teaching chemical engineering departments in the UK. Core research activities focus on the following themes: Energy and CO₂; Sustainable Manufacturing; Health and Environment. The EPSRC has awarded the department £5 million towards the establishment of a Centre for Nature Inspired Engineering at UCL. The department hosts the Centre for Grid Scale Energy, and the UCL Electrochemical Innovation Laboratory, which focus on the commercialisation of energy and CO₂ technology development. All our graduate programmes are accredited by the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE).

Taught and research programmes

Degree programme Qualifications Modes
Chemical Engineering MPhil/PhD FT3, PT5
Chemical Process Engineering MSc FT

Student/staff ratios

  • 21 staff
  • 45 taught students
  • 70 research students

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Student View

"I was generally impressed by the composition of the modules in the degree programme, as they were structured in order to provide us the cutting-edge tools and knowledge that are appreciated by the industry and that have direct applications."

Nikoleta Koleri

Degree: Engineering with Finance MSc

Subject: Mechanical Engineering, Faculty: Engineering Sciences

Alumni View

"Many academics I spoke to at conferences helped me to understand the multifaceted issues faced when setting up my enterprise. They asked the right questions and helped me find solutions."

Steffie Broer

Director, Bright Green Futures Ltd

Subject: Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, Faculty: Engineering Sciences