Biological and Bioprocess Engineering
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering,
Faculty of Engineering
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.
Accredited by the Institution of Chemical Engineers
- Biopharmaceutical Engineering
- Advanced Bioprocess Design Project
- Advanced Biochemical Engineering
- Applied Biological and Bioprocess Engineering
- Research Project
Choose from a range of optional modules. Examples include:
- Stem Cell Biology
- Tissue Engineering Approaches to Failure in Living Systems
- Synthetic Biology
- Proteomics and Bioinformatics
- Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing
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.
1 year full-time
A good honours degree in science, technology or engineering.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
Contact us for current information on available scholarships.
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It's a quick and easy process.
+44 114 222 7500
The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.