University of Birmingham
This new route PhD programme combines a broad foundation in chemical/bioprocess engineering through taught and assessed coursework with the full research training of a traditional PhD. A fully integrated combination of modules provide an individually tailored pathway based on the student's previous academic experience. Chemical Engineering is dynamic and evolving. It provides many solutions to problems facing industries in the pharmaceutical, biotechnological, oil, energy and food and drink sectors. It is vital to many issues affecting quality of life; such as better and more economical processes to reduce the environmental burden, and more delicious and longer lasting food due to the right combination of chemistry, ingredients and processing.
The normal entrance qualification for MRes study is either at least an upper 2nd class Honours degree, or a 1st degree of a lower classification, along with an MSc or evidence of substantial relevant industrial experience.
Modules include: biochemical engineering and bioscience fundamentals; bioextraction/bioreaction processes; advanced bioreaction principles; food process engineering; exploitation of biosystems; bioprocess design.
Open to self funded or government sponsored scholars. Students carry out research and attend selected taught courses.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD with Integrated Study||Full-time||£ 4,090 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|PhD with Integrated Study||Full-time||£ 17,365 per Academic year (overseas fees)||4 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Edgbaston Campus||Birmingham||B15 2TU||West Midlands|
0121 414 5488