Swansea University

251–300 th
World University Rankings 2019
101-125 th
European Teaching Rankings 2018
Singleton Park, Swansea, SA2 8PP, United Kingdom

Chemical Engineering with a Year in Industry

**Chemical Engineering at Swansea University is ranked 6th overall in the UK by The Times Good University Guide 2018.** The BEng Chemical Engineering at Swansea University is accredited by the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE). There is a close and extensive involvement with local, national and international engineering companies at Swansea University. Chemical engineers design, operate and optimise chemical and physical processes that turn raw materials into valuable products for human use. They also use their skills to dispose of the by-products generated by these processes in a safe and environmentally-friendly manner. You will be trained you to meet the needs of modern process engineering and gain the ability to use analytical skills and tools to formulate and solve problems relevant to the application of engineering to industry. The course will also provide a foundation for you to aim for the prized Chartered Engineer status. The course involves industrial visits to various companies such as Valero, Avalon (AstraZeneca), Aberthaw Power Plant, First Milk, Tata Steel and Vale INCO Ltd. Modules build on established Chemical Engineering areas with application to energy, health, food, water and the environment. Our state-of-the art facilities include: - Atomic Force Microscopy - Fermentation Rigs - Particle Characterisation - Surface Plasmon Resonance - Hydrodynamic Shear Adhesion Assays - Membrane Separation Rigs and Rheometers Our Chemical Engineering degrees are accredited by the Institution of Chemical Engineers. **95% of our graduates are in employment or further study within 6 months of graduating (DHLE) – the average salary for our Chemical Engineering graduates is £27,000.**

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)/BEng (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Bay Campus,Swansea
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)/BEng (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-01
  • Location
    Bay Campus,Swansea