**Summary**: This integrated master’s course includes many of the same modules as the BEng but also includes highly specialist modules at master's level, with options such as petroleum technology, process control and management. **Course details**: The North East is a major centre for process industries and this degree programme takes full advantage of the University's location by providing you with significant practical elements and opportunity to engage with industry. You may also benefit from a placement or professional mentorship with one of the companies in the region, or further afield. This course develops your skills set and attributes that will prepare you for the real world of work. You undertake a series of intensive real-life group projects to enhance your engineering knowledge and skills, and also your employability enhancing skills such as integrity, communication, team working and leadership skills, all highly regarded by employers. **After the course**: Chemical engineers are employed worldwide in activities including research and development, design and plant operation. They are involved in a wide range of sectors including utilities, construction, defence, chemicals, oil and pharmaceuticals.