MSc: 12 months full time; up to 72 months part time (Flexible Master’s Training Programme)
PGDip: 12 months full time; up to 72 months part time Flexible Master's Training Programme
Fees per academic year 2013-14
UK and EU: full time £6,000 (MSc) £4,170 (PGDip)
International: full time £14,750 (MSc); £11,280 (PGDip)
More information is available about tuition fees and discounts.
This multidisciplinary programme trains and enhances the skills of a new generation of graduates in response to the needs of industry. It provides you with competencies across the boundaries of engineering, science and management.
Designed for those wanting a career in the chemical, biochemical or pharmaceutical industries, the programme brings together:
You are provided with advanced knowledge and understanding of:
At Newcastle University you will benefit from our research led teaching that is coupled with significant industry involvement. This enables us to teach cutting edge solutions that will broaden your employment prospects.
You must satisfy one of the first two and also the third criteria:
(i) a minimum of a second-class Honours degree (BEng, MEng or BSc), or equivalent in an appropriate subject. It is expected that the majority of candidates will be graduates in engineering (typically chemical, mechanical or electrical), science (typically chemistry, physics, mathematics and/or statistics), a biological science with a high level of numerical skills, or computing science;
(ii) full-time employment at a professional level within the chemical, biochemical, pharmaceutical, food or material manufacturing industries or in the analytical, instrumentation and control systems sectors;
(iii) satisfactory references.
Applicants whose first language is not English require IELTS 6.5, TOEFL 90 (Internet-based), or equivalent.
Our INTO Newcastle University Centre can provide extra tuition to help you meet the University's English language requirements.
The UK Border Agency (UKBA) has rules for international students regarding minimum English language requirements.
International Students, consult your own government for funding. The University offers International Scholarships, and there are funding opportunities by external organisations available.
Students should consult their employers for sponsorship opportunities.
Visit our postgraduate application site.
There is no closing date for this programme. However, international students applying for September 2013 entry should apply by Friday 12 July 2013 to ensure that they have time to put appropriate arrangements in place.
Please note: As a formal condition of the offer to study at Newcastle University, students from outside the UK/EU are required to pay a deposit of £1,500 or submit an official letter of sponsorship for their chosen programme. The deposit payment is non refundable, but will be deducted from tuition fees upon registration.
For further information please contact:
School of Chemical Engineering and Advanced Materials
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 222 6362
This programme is within the subject area of Chemical Engineering.