UWS Clearing 2022

Chemical Engineering

COURSE DETAILS

AWARD:

MEng (Hons) / BEng (Hons)

DURATION & STUDY MODE:

MEng (Hons) – 5 years full-time, 6 years full-time (sandwich) / BEng (Hons) – 4 years full-time, 5 years full-time (sandwich)

LOCATION:

Paisley

START DATE:

September 2022

UCAS CODE:

MEng: H811 / BEng: H810

About the course

Establish your career in the chemical and process industries with UWS’s BEng (Hons) / MEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering.

Combining theoretical study, practical experience and group projects, you’ll develop the essential skills demanded by employers in the chemical engineering and processing industries.

This course offers excellent job prospects and the potential to help create a sustainable planet.

With regular guest lectures from experienced industry professionals and access to world-class process simulation tools and laboratories, you’ll develop the hands-on knowledge and expertise to help create a sustainable planet.

  • The degree will equip you with a comprehensive understanding of the core chemical engineering principles and the skills to operate as an effective chartered chemical engineer.
  • With access to industry-standard laboratories and process simulation tools, including Aspen Suite and Ansys Fluent, you’ll develop the practical skills sought after by employers.
  • This BEng (Hons) is accredited by the Institution of Chemical Engineers under licence from the UK regulator, the Engineering Council*.

*BEng Hons only.

Applications for this course are open to people currently residing in:

Scotland

Year 1: Open

Year 2: Open

Year 3: Open

Rest of UK (Eng, Wales & NI) & Republic of Ireland

Year 1: Open

Year 2: Open

Year 3: Open

International (including EU/EEA)

Year 1: Closed

Year 2: Closed

Year 3: Closed

Minimum Entry Requirements

MEng (Hons) – Year 1 entry only
  • Scottish Highers: BBBB (108 UCAS Tariff points) including Maths and Chemistry plus SQA Nat5 / SQA Intermediate 2 / Standard Grade (Credit) English
  • A levels: BCC (104 UCAS Tariff points) including Maths and Chemistry
  • Irish Leaving Certificate: H2 H2 H2 H3 including Maths and Chemistry
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 32 points
BEng (Hons)
  • Scottish Highers: CCC (63 UCAS Tariff points) including Maths plus SQA National 5 Chemistry (Grade B)
  • A levels: CC (64 UCAS Tariff points) including Maths and Chemistry
  • Irish Leaving Certificate: H3 H3 H4 including Maths and Chemistry
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 24 points
  • SQA HNC / BTEC Level 4 HNC: Chemical Engineering
  • Scottish Wider Access Programme: Access to STEM BBB
BEng (Hons)
  • Scottish Advanced Highers: CCD (112 UCAS Tariff points) including Maths, Chemistry and Physics
  • A levels: BCC (104 UCAS Tariff points) including Maths, Chemistry and Physics
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 28 points 
  • SQA HNC / BTEC Level 4 HNC: Chemical Engineering
  • SQA HND / BTEC Level 5 HND: Chemical Engineering *
  • BTEC Extended Diploma: DDM

* may be considered for Year 3 entry,

BEng (Hons)
  • SQA HND / BTEC Level 5 HND / Foundation Degree: Chemical Engineering (for SQA HND, including Maths for Engineering 3) or Chemical Process Technology

Further Information

Clearing Guide

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UCAS Hub

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Fees & Funding

Your tuition fee status is determined by your nationality and the country where you are ordinarily resident. Find out all about undergraduate fees and funding for Scottish, UK, EU and International students – including information on tuition fees, student loans, and alternative sources of funding.

Contact us

If you’re not sure about anything, get in touch – we are here to help!

Whilst we may be dealing with a lot of enquiries during Results Day, our advisors will do everything they can to answer your call or email as efficiently as possible, so you shouldn’t be waiting too long.

T: 0800 027 1000 (Freephone within the UK)
T: +44 (0)141 849 4101 (outwith the UK)
E: clearing@uws.ac.uk

Disclaimer

We will always try to make sure that we publish accurate course information but we do not accept responsibility for any mistakes or omissions. We will also try to make sure that we deliver our courses in line with our published information. However, we may not always be able to do so and you can find further information about this in our enrolment terms and conditions.