University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Process Technology and Management

This programme is for students who are working in chemical and process engineering roles, who want to include business and management in their study. Parts of the course, including the final project, relate to the students' workplace. It's also suitable for graduates of related science and engineering disciplines who are working in chemical and process industries. For these students, there will be an optional revision semester at the start of the course.

Course modules

Year 1 semester 1: Process design principles; process analysis in chemical engineering. Year 1 semester 2: Understanding financial information; project management; advanced process design. Year 2 semester 1: Safety management practices; programming and optimisation; emerging technologies; petrochemical engineering; molecular simulation in chemical engineering; modern process measurements. Year 2 semester 2: Managing people; business and technology strategy; industrial and environmental engineering. Year 3: Individual project.

Assessment methods

You'll be assessed using online tests and assignments. Your major project will be assessed by a written project report. You may also be required to attend a written exam.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning (part-time) September 2017 GBP 4,900 per (Year 1) 36 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Distance learning (part-time) September 2017 - 24 Months
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2017 - 12 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde Glasgow G1 1XQ Scotland

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