Chemical Engineering

Undergraduate study

We are regarded as one of the UK's leading Chemical Engineering Departments. We are committed to providing the highest quality of educational experience through excellent teaching of industrially relevant courses in an environment where students' needs are a top priority.

Study with us because

  • Top ranking courses 

    Ranked Top 10 in the UK for Chemical Engineering in The Guardian University Guide 2020.

  • Outstanding Employability 

    95% of graduates in employment and/or further study1, £30,000 average mean starting salary2.

  • A great place to study 

    Britain's Best Student Experience (Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey, 2018). 

  • Outstanding links with industry 

    Sending over 15% more engineering students on year-long engineering placements than any other UK university (HESA 2016/17 UG Student Record: Engineering & Technology). 

1DLHE, 2017 graduates in employment and/or further study.  UK/EU & Channel Isles, FT first degree students, 2DHLE, 2017 graduates. Mean salary, FT UK & Channel Isles first degree students in professional employment