Our reputation

Top 100 university for Chemical Engineering – QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018

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Meet our students and alumni

Find out about our current students and alumni experiences studying at Leeds

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Meet our students and alumni

Fellowship in UK parliament

A postgraduate student in bioenergy will advise parliamentarians on policy issues on chemical weapons

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Fellowship in UK parliament
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The School of Chemical and Process Engineering is globally renowned for its teaching and research with an established reputation across the entire spectrum of chemical, energy, petroleum, nuclear engineering and aviation technology. We have just over 1,000 students from over 70 countries studying with us, which makes us one of the largest integrated engineering schools in Europe.

Research and innovation

The breadth of our capabilities allows us to take a true ‘atoms-to-products’ approach to process engineering and design, with impact across virtually all industrial sectors, including oil and gas, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, consumer products, foods and feeds, advanced materials and devices, and environmental protection.

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New eye-catching scientific sculpture

A dramatic sculpture honouring revolutionary science will be in a prominent…

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Call for tech sector to join 24-hour 'hackathon'

Leading businesses and students will join forces for a 24-hour hackathon,…

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Success for Robotics at Leeds first conference

On Friday 21 September, Robotics at Leeds held their very first PGR…

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Chemical engineer to advise parliamentarians on policy on chemical weapons

A postgraduate student in bioenergy at the University of Leeds, will advise…

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We’re pleased to be a founding member of the Royce Institute and encourage businesses to attend this forum that will focus on facilities, support and funding available to SMEs to innovate and grow.

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Our next postgraduate open day will be held on Friday 8 February 2019.

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We have an expert team within the Faculty of Engineering which supports our academics to exchange vital knowledge and experience with industry and other organisations.

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We have a dedicated Employability Team that provide businesses with access to our talented engineering and computing student through a free end-to-end, managed recruitment service.

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We have a strong commitment to supporting women in engineering and computing and this is reflected in the number of female academics and students working and studying within the Faculty of Engineering.

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Throughout the year we organise and deliver events and activities that highlight the range of subjects and careers within the fascinating world of engineering and computing

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