University of Manchester
Advanced Chemical Process Design
The course focuses on the selection of processing steps and their interconnection into a complete manufacturing system to transform raw materials into desired products; students learn how to design complete processes for commodity chemicals as well as fine and speciality chemicals production; students develop valuable transferable skills, including use of design and modelling software such as Hysys, ProII, Matlab and Aspenplus.
A 2.1 Honours degree in a relevant discipline, or equivalent qualifications or experience; 2:2 considered; IELTS: 6.5 (with no sub score less than 5.5); TOEFL PB: 570 (with a minimum TWE of 5.0); TOEFL CB: 230 (with a minimum TWE of 5.0); IBTOEFL of at least 90.
Modules include: Computer aided process design; energy systems; utility systems; distillation systems design; reaction separation systems; greenhouse gas and combustion emissions; research training techniques and methodology including design project; dissertation project.
Assessment is through a combination of examinations, submitted coursework and a dissertation.
The majority of students on this course have self-arranged funding.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 19,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Distance learning||-||24 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 4,500 per Academic year (home fees)||6 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 9,650 per Academic year (overseas fees)||6 months|
|PgCert||Distance learning||-||12 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 19,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Distance learning||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Manchester||Manchester||M13 9PL||North West|
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