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
|September 2016 start||
Accredited by the Institution of Chemical Engineers
This course will enable you to develop the essential skills for a career in bioindustry or for further advanced research in next-horizon biotechnologies.
You'll learn from world-class researchers, including staff from Biomedical Science and Materials Science and Engineering.
Our graduates work in biotechnology, biopharmaceutical and bioprocess organisations.
You'll be taught by experts from the departments of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Molecular Biology, Biotechnology, Engineering Materials and Biomedical Science.
Your research project is a major part of the course. This gives you the chance to use your knowledge and get hands-on experience at the forefront of biological engineering. It's assessed by a dissertation and a presentation.
Four core modules including:
Any three from:
1 year full-time
|September 2017 start||
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.
Examples of optional modules
Any three from:
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.
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.