Chemical engineering

As a chemical engineering student, you will gain the knowledge and skills to work as a professional engineer using state-of-the-art laboratory facilities and simulation software on our Medway Campus.

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 a Master’s degree. We also offer an extended degree, which includes a foundation year to prepare you for degree-level study.

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


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