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Undergraduate degrees

Undergraduate degrees

Chemical and process engineers help to manage natural resources, protect the environment, control health and safety procedures, and recycle materials, while developing and managing processes. As a chemical and process engineer you could become involved with nuclear industrial companies, environmental departments or local and government agencies. Our Chemical Engineering courses share a common first two years, which means you have the freedom to switch courses up until the end of your second year.

Studying with us

Top 10

for Chemical Engineering

The Complete University Guide 2022

Careers and employability

University of Leeds students are among the top 5 most targeted by top employers according to The Graduate Market 2022, High Fliers Research.

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Study Materials Science and Engineering

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Industrial placement year

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Study abroad

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Ching Yi Lo
Student | Chemical Engineering MEng, BEng
Knowing how chemical engineers utilise all available resources, materials and techniques in order to manufacture a product which meets a specific need, is extremely fascinating. I'm excited that I will be capable of doing this after I graduate.

Exceptional student experience

You’ll join a friendly, supportive and diverse community of students and researchers who come from all over the world. You’ll be guided through your course by your personal tutor who’ll provide academic and pastoral support. Our student support team in the School helps with anything from academic advice to timetabling and project submission enquiries.

Find out more about our diverse student community from example profiles of our current students and alumni.

Find out what our students say about their experience studying at the University of Leeds.