MSc(Eng) Biological and Bioprocess Engineering
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Faculty of Engineering
Our courses are taught by experts and supported by links with industry. We blend theory and practice to give you the qualification you need.
About the course
Course description 2017
Accredited by the Energy Institute and the Institution of Chemical Engineers
Tailor the course to suit you by blending core and optional modules. This practical degree has been developed with the Institution of Chemical Engineers and the Energy Institute to equip you with the skills and expertise needed for work in sectors including industry, education, public administration and commerce.
- Biopharmaceutical Bioprocessing
- Biosystems Engineering and Computational Biology
- Bioanalytical Techniques
- Research Project
Examples of optional modules
Any three from:
- Synthetic Biology
- Tissue Engineering Approaches to Failure in Living Systems
- Stem Cell Biology
- Proteomics and Bioinformatics.
- Principles in Biochemical Engineering
- Principles in Biomolecular Sciences
Teaching and assessment
We use a combination of lectures, tutorials, examples classes and coursework assignments. Assessment is based on assignments for each module, formal examination of core modules, dissertation and oral presentation of the laboratory-based research project.
- MSc(Eng): 1 year full-time
- Diploma: 9 months full-time
A good honours degree in science, technology and engineering.
English language requriements
IELTS 6.5 with at least 5.5 in each component.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It is a quick and easy process.
If you'd like to know more about any aspect of our courses, contact us:
Dr S Vaidyanathan
The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.