Advanced Chemical and Process Engineering

University of Strathclyde


This course is aimed at engineering graduates from the UK and overseas who want to develop careers in the oil, gas, process and chemical industries. The course has a strong project-based approach and is relevant to the recruitment needs of a wide range of employers.

This course is one of the few MSc programmes to offer the module Safety Management Practices. It offers exposure to best industry practice and much required industrial training.

It meets accreditation requirements for the Institute of Chemical Engineers allowing graduates to apply for chartered engineer status.

You can exit after 12 months with PgCert Advanced Chemical and Process Engineering

You can exit after 24 months with PgDip Advanced Chemical and Process Engineering

Entry Requirements

An Honours degree, or equivalent, in a relevant engineering, technology or science discipline.

Start Date



Postgraduate Master's



Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

36 months


Faculty of Engineering


Chemical and Process Engineering

SCQF Level


Career Area


Career Sectors

Aeronautical Engineering

Chemical and Materials Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Engineering General

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (including Fabrication and Welding)

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Offshore and Energy