London South Bank University

Course Introduction

The course is accredited by the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IEng level) offering you the opportunity to become an Incorporated Engineer. The Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) is the global professional membership organisation for people with relevant experience in chemical engineering. Having this accreditation helps progression towards Chartered Engineer status, which is an internationally recognised qualification.

Course Modules

Year 1: study and laboratory skills; chemistry and applications; engineering principles; introduction to chemical and petroleum engineering; engineering mathematics fundamentals 1. Year 2: design and practice; engineering mathematics and modelling; chemical thermodynamics; chemical industry case studies; principles of separation and reaction.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
HND (Post A-Level) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 72-80
  • International Baccalaureate 24
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Higher
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units) M1
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units) P1
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma MD
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma PMM
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate
  • Course specific

Key Course Information

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86% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 82%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 96%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 86%

30% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 57%

Total Coursework: 29%

Total Practical: 14%

£4,480 - £5,226
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,940 - £6,396
Typical cost of private accommodation