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MEng: Chemical Engineering

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Master of Engineering in Chemical Engineering

The course is designed to follow on from the Bachelor of Technology: Engineering: Chemical and is an advanced course aimed at supplementing the in-depth education in the different aspects of chemical process control, development and design offered by the Bachelor of Technology: Engineering: Chemical. The main objective of the course is to provide students with an opportunity to apply fundamental principles to the solution of problems.

This will include the ability to make an informed decision on the choice of method for tackling a given problem, the communication of ideas and results of scientific investigation and the use of scientific literature.



Students are required to have completed an appropriate honour’s degree or equivalent in Chemical Engineering. Graduates with an appropriate engineering degree in any discipline within the engineering profession plus related experience in the field of Chemical Engineering can apply for the qualification using rule G10 – Conferment of Status.