About the course
**Please note, this course is not recruiting for 2017 entry. We are accepting applications for 2018 entry.**
The Humber is the largest trading estuary in the UK, with a chemical and process sector worth £6bn a year, and the region is one of the fastest-growing chemical bases in the UK, making Hull the ideal location to study chemical and process engineering.
This programme places a strong emphasis on the practical application of knowledge. The University has strong, direct links with industry, providing you with opportunities to work on real-world engineering projects. You study near 350 industry giants including Phillips66, Total, Novartis, BP Chemicals, Croda, Cristal, Smith & Nephew and RB (Reckitt Benckiser).
There are pathways leading to the following awards:
MSc Petroleum, Oil and Gas - Chemical Engineering Technology for applicants interested in a technical career in the industry. It is most suitable for those with previous study in a chemical or process engineering related course.
MSc Petroleum, Oil and Gas - Chemical Engineering Management is aimed at those looking for a management career in the industry. It is suitable for applicants from a wide variety of engineering and scientific backgrounds.
Both courses take both a theoretical and practical approach to ensure graduates gain the knowledge, understanding and skills required by the petroleum, oil and gas industries.
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More information on fees can be found in the funding information section of this page.
All applicants: TBC
Applicants should typically have a 2.2 Honours degree (or equivalent) in an engineering or science related subject. Applicants must have studied mathematics at level 4 or higher.
If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level.
This course requires IELTS 6.0 overall, with 5.5 in each skill.
For other English language proficiency qualifications acceptable by this University, please click here.
If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses.