University of Aberdeen

University of Aberdeen

Process Safety

The course covers chemical engineering breadth and depth in process safety.

Entry requirements

Normally a 2.1 or above (UK equivalent) in Chemical Engineering, alternatively Mechanical or Petroleum Engineering at 2.1 or above with evidence of strength in key aspects of Chemical Engineering.

Course modules

Modules include: Process risk identification and management; upstream oil and gas processing; loss of containment; computational fluid dynamics; applied risk analysis and management; process plant, equipment and operations; process design, layout and materials; human factors engineering; individual project in process safety.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through written examinations. Candidates are normally expected to pass all examinations and all projects submissions. MSc candidates must submit a dissertation on their project, and may be required to undergo an oral examination.

Sponsorship information

There are various sources of funding to support you during your period of study. We have a number of scholarships and bursaries available to our students, and external sources of funding available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,200 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

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