Biochemical Engineering


Information for Alumni

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Our alumni form part of an ever-growing global network. They are part of a community with an informed interest in biochemical engineering, often pursuing careers where they are responsible for major advances in bioprocessing.We value the strong relationship we maintain with our alumni, ensuring a long-term connection and mutual support. Our alumni are vibrant, active contributors to the continuing growth and development of our Department and the international bioindustry. We are very proud of their achievements and their activities as ambassadors, and with their ongoing support, we will continue to go from strength to strength. 

Their diversity enriches the Department and alumni are always welcome to visit us on arrival at UCL. If you are an alumnus of the Department or have participated in the MBI® Training Programme then you may wish to join the UCL Department of Biochemical Engineering Network group on the professional networking site LinkedIN.

For information on wider alumni activities across UCL, please see the UCL alumni network.  You can also update your details in the UCL Alumni Directory and apply for your UCL Alumni Benefits Card.

20 Years Of UCL Biochemical Engineering! Alumni Celebration Evening 6 July 2018

We were delighted to host a grand celebration for the departments 20th anniversary with over a hundred alumni on 6 July 2018. Dr Celia Caulcott, UCL VP for Enterprise and Innovation, gave an insightful welcome talk on the past, present and future trends and challenges facing the Bioindustry, also how the departments activities have played a huge part in supporting the sector.

Professor Gary Lye, Head of Department, followed with a history of the subject at UCL, including the figures critical in the foundation of UCL Biochemical Engineering Professor Patricia Clarke, Professor Peter Dunnill and Professor Malcolm Lilly.

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Audience at Alumni Evening 2018