The University of Sheffield
MSc Biological and Bioprocess Engineering



Structure & Content


& Entry Requirements


& Financial Support



Why study MSc in Biological & Bioprocess Engineering?

The course provides science and engineering graduates with expertise in biological engineering, for those wishing to pursue a career in the biotechnology industry, including the bio-pharmaceutical, industrial enzyme and bio-fuel sectors.

Career opportunities

Graduates will have additional expertise designed to improve their employability within the pharmaceutical, medical diagnostics, industrial enzyme and bio-fuel industry sectors. The course is also an excellent stepping stone towards undertaking a PhD in biological engineering or the biosciences.

Duration: 1 Year (full time)
Start : September
Course Code: CPET30
Accreditation: Institute of Chemical Engineers (IChemE)

Studying in Sheffield

We have an international reputation for research and in teaching biological engineering, which attracts students from around the world. Our department has students and staff from over 30 countries. Several members of the teaching staff are actively involved in research in chemical engineering at the life sciences interface, at the ChELSI Institute. This expertise is available for students taking the course. 

Sheffield has a reputation as a friendly welcoming city ideal for student life. Find out more about student life in Sheffield or if you have any questions about Sheffield. For more details on the programme explore the web links on this page or contact us.