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Chemical engineering degrees

Study in specialist laboratory facilities on at our Medway Campus where you’ll gain the skills and knowledge you need to become a professional chemical engineer, using the latest equipment and simulation software.

Understand the world, then change it

Could you be a catalyst for change like Shivani? Watch our chemical engineer in action around our high-tech laboratories.

Our courses

You can study chemical engineering full-time, part-time, take a sandwich course with an industry placement, or apply for our four-year course which leads to an Integrated Master’s degree. We also offer an extended degree, which includes a foundation year to prepare you for degree-level study.

Discover our Medway Campus

The Faculty of Engineering and Science is located in Chatham, Kent. Get a sense of what our Medway Campus is all about.

Communities and societies

Our active student-led societies offer a space for personal and academic growth, as well as new opportunities to make lasting friendships. Students can take part in activities throughout the year, both through the department and via the wider Students’ Union.

Take a Virtual Tour

Our virtual tours are a great way to get a feel for where you'll be studying. Explore the facilities we have on offer below.

Research and partnerships

Chemical engineering academics are currently researching a range of areas including particle technology, desalination, additive manufacturing, food engineering, and sustainable design.

Join us as a research student

If you have a research proposal related to chemical engineering, we can help you apply to the university and find the appropriate supervisor.


Working with industry

Our expert staff, industry-standard facilities and research expertise can help your business grow.

Find out more

Greenwich Research & Enterprise


020 8331 7867

Medway Talks: free open lecture series 2022-2023

Free talks given by the University of Greenwich, University of Kent and Canterbury Christ Church University at the Medway Campus.