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Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07

Course Overview

The MSc in Advanced Chemical Engineering is developed for undergraduate degree holders in chemical engineering or in other related disciplines such as polymer engineering, material engineering, petroleum/ oil & gas engineering, food engineering, bioengineering, materials engineering, etc. who aspire to gain a further qualification, advanced technical skills and knowledge in the field of chemical and process engineering. This programme will provide the students and practicing engineers with the latest skills and knowledge in a range of core areas of chemical engineering science, design and practice and will provide a range of optional courses to specialize in clean energy, process safety, management studies, and environmental protection. Graduates of this programme will find employment opportunities in research and development as well as in industrial fields including oil and gas processing, petrochemicals, fine chemicals and beverages, clean energy, environmental waste management, materials, agrochemicals, consultancy, and many areas.

The individual project will be based on research. 

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 60 credits (30 ECTS credits)
Campus Old Aberdeen Sustained Study No
  • Dr Waheed Afzal

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Postgraduate Programme (Studied)

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Are there a limited number of places available?


Course Description

The individual project will be based on research. 

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

More Information about Week Numbers

Details, including assessments, may be subject to change until 31 August 2023 for 1st half-session courses and 22 December 2023 for 2nd half-session courses.

Summative Assessments

Submission of project.

Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.



Course Learning Outcomes


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