Bioprocess engineering is the branch of chemical engineering that focuses on the role of living organisms in the manufacturing process, such as fermentation to produce alcohol.
It is key to several growth industries, such as the production of biofuels and new medicines.
This professionally accredited MEng Honours degree focuses on the use of bioreactors and their effective design, modelling, monitoring and control.
You will study specialist topics such as:
At Newcastle you will join a School of Chemical Engineering and Advanced Materials with a long-standing reputation for teaching quality and student support.
Our MEng degrees are considered a more direct route to becoming a Chartered Engineer (CEng) as they completely satisfy the academic requirements to achieve this professional qualification. This means you will not have to undertake any further study on the route to chartered status
As a chemical engineering student at Newcastle, you will join our School of Chemical Engineering and Advanced Materials.
Newcastle students graduate fully equipped with the skills they will need thanks to our strong links with industry experts:
This degree is approved by the Defence Technical Undergraduate Scheme (DTUS) for entry to all technical corps.
DTUS is a Ministry of Defence sponsorship programme.
It is for students who, when they graduate, want to become a technical officer in:
Newcastle is one of only 10 UK universities taking part in DTUS. Find out more on the Armed Forces page on our website.