University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Chemical Engineering Science

Selected modules from the taught programmes can be combined with an extended research project to obtain this degree; this is a strongly research-orientated qualification and provides training for further research in industry or academia; taught modules support the development of both research and transferable skills.

Entry requirements

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.

Course modules

Core modules: process engineering fundamentals; measurement techniques; effective project management; presentation and communication skills/team skills development.
Optional taught modules: bioscience for graduates from other scientific disciplines; cell factories; bioseparations; bioreaction engineering; molecular delivery; characterisation of structured fluids; interfacial physics and chemistry; mathematical modelling of time-dependent processes; from bench to market: the development of pharmaceutical drug products; design and development of drug delivery systems; powder technology; developing food structure through thermal processing; hygienic food processing; food flavour; modern genome based bioscience; nanochemistry; materials characterisation.

Sponsorship information

Sources of funding may include the EPSRC, the BBSRC, the Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP), the European Union and industrial funding for UK and EU students.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,365 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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