Our students go on to great things, working for some of the world's top companies including GSK, BP, Shell, IBM and Sellafield. Many of our students return to provide seminars in partnership with us on cutting edge related topics and work with us to arrange student networking events.
Gaining real-world experience from an industrial placement should boost my job prospects in the future
Eleanor Hussey Undergraduate Student, Chemical Engineering with an Industrial Placement Year
Eleanor is currently on an Industrial Placement Year at Syngenta, gaining real-world chemical engineering experience. Read all about her experience here.
Making your university experience as enjoyable as possible through ChemEngSoc
Aidan President, ChemEngSoc
President of the Chemical Engineering Society, Aidan, speaks about his experience in the society and why getting involved will support you both socially and academically.
An industrial placement develops your skills and knowledge from a new perspective
Bradley Barton Undergraduate Student, Chemical Engineering with an Industrial Placement Year
Bradley is a third-year chemical engineering undergraduate student currently spending a year in design & product development at ITM Power as part of his degree - gaining real-world chemical engineering experience.
Put your shyness away and ask your lecturers when you are unsure about anything
Anne O Adeniji Graduate Process Engineer, MEng Chemical Engineering
Attending at a Russell Group university in a lively student city and the opportunity to study abroad for part of her course were all key reasons why Anne O Adeniji chose chemical engineering at Sheffield for her degree.
A day in the life of a chemical engineering student
Chalisa Pusitdhikul Undergraduate Student, MEng Chemical Engineering with a Year in Industry
Chalisa Pusitdhikul, from Thailand, is studying MEng Chemical Engineering with a Year in Industry and tells us about a typical day.
I'm eternally grateful for all of the support I've received from the University of Sheffield, which has allowed me to secure my dream job
Patrick Anderson Undergraduate Student, MEng Chemical Engineering with a Year in Industry
Patrick is a final year Undergrad and has secured a graduate role at ExxonMobil, where he completed his Year in Industry