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Master of Engineering (Chemical with Business)

Informal specialisationYear: 2017

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Overview

Chemical engineers develop, design and implement processes through which raw materials are converted by physical, chemical or biological processes into more valuable products such as petrochemicals, fertilisers, paints and detergents. Chemical engineers also work to process waste products to safer, more environmentally-friendly materials.

Career opportunities are extensive and include the fields of environmental consulting, minerals processing, materials, and food, pharmaceutical and chemical manufacture. Business skills open up additional opportunities in management, finance, marketing and government.

Intended learning outcomes

To produce graduates who are skilled in chemical engineering principles as well as fundamental business skills, and have the ability to apply these skills to complex, open-ended engineering tasks and problems in order to create profit.

Last updated: 27 March 2017