UCL Department of Biochemical Engineering


Engineering (Biochemical) MEng

This programme is engaged in developing innovation to create new medicines, biofuels and environmental management tools to meet the global challenges of tomorrow.

To find out core information about this degree, such as entry requirements, programme length and cost, visit the UCL prospectus site.

Course information

Year 1

Core or compulsory module(s)

Year 2

Core or compulsory module(s)

Optional modules

You will be able to select one subject from the Integrated Engineering Programme list of Minor subjects.

Year 3

Core or compulsory module(s)

Optional modules

You will continue with two modules in your selected Minor subject from year two.

Year 4

Core or compulsory module(s)

Route: Biochemical Engineering:

Route: Biochemical with Chemical Engineering:

Route: Biochemical with Bioprocess Management:

Year in Industry students undertake research on an industrial placement.

Study Abroad students will undertake a research project at an approved university in the EU, North America, South-East Asia or Australia.

Optional modules

Students on the Biochemical Engineering, Bioprocess Management and Chemical Engineering routes will select credits from a range of optional modules. For more detailed information please see the MEng Prospective Students page. Students on the Year in Industry route will select four modules from the Modular Training for the Bioprocess Industries programme (MBI) to study at UCL.