Postgraduate doctoral research programmes

Chemical Engineering PhD

PhD degree

Chemical Engineering PhD

We offer a broad range of research specialisms in Chemical Engineering, with specialist pathways in: Bioprocessing, Energy and Chemical Industries, Food, Health and Nutrition, and Speciality Products.

Professional Doctorate in Agriculture and Food

We are laying the foundations for brand new food programmes as part of the Food Advanced Training Partnership (Food ATP), a major scheme to ensure the agri-food industry has the key skills needed to meet the challenges posed by national and global food security. The partnership joins leading UK institutions in food and agricultural research with the food industry.

Combined research/taught degrees

Chemical Engineering PhD with Integrated Study

  • Postgraduate
  • Combined research and taught, doctoral research
  • Full time, part time

Postgraduate PhD research degree with Integrated Study:

This new route PhD programme combines a broad foundation in chemical/bioprocess engineering through taught and assessed coursework with the full research training of a traditional PhD. A [more...]

Chemical Engineering Science MRes

  • Postgraduate
  • Combined research and taught
  • Full time, part time

Postgraduate combined research and teaching degree programme in Chemical Engineering Science MRes

Chemical Engineering is dynamic and evolving. It provides many solutions to problems facing industries in the pharmaceutical, biotechnological, [more...]

Formulation Engineering EngD

  • Postgraduate
  • Combined research and taught
  • Full time

Postgraduate combined research and teaching degree programme in Formulation Engineering EngD:

This is an EPSRC-sponsored doctoral research and training programme. You combine a research project based in industry with a Masters-level training and development programme.

The 

Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and their Applications MRes

  • Postgraduate
  • Combined research and taught
  • Full time, part time

Postgraduate combined research and teaching degree programme Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and their Applications MRes:

This programme falls within the theme Sustainable Power Generation and Supply of the Research Councils’ Energy Programme, the first of [more...]

Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and their Applications PhD with Integrated Study

  • Postgraduate
  • Combined research and taught, doctoral research
  • Full time

Postgraduate combined research and teaching degree programme Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and their Applications PhD with Integrated Study:

The aim of this programme is to produce hydrogen and fuel cell scientists, engineers and economists who are equipped to [more...]

MRes in Agriculture and Food

  • Postgraduate
  • Combined research and taught
  • Full time, part time

New University training scheme to sustain the future of food quality

The University of Birmingham is laying the foundations for brand new food programmes as part of the Food Advanced Training Partnership (Food ATP), a major scheme to ensure the [more...]