Our reputation

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

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Our reputation

Industrial fellowship

PhD student Dina Abdulaziz was awarded an £80,000 Industrial Fellowship for her research in synthetic materials

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Industrial fellowship

Meet our students and alumni

Find out what our students and alumni think about their time at Leeds

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Meet our students and alumni
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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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News and events

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New quantum devices could revolutionise infrared detection

A new generation of ultra-sensitive detectors has opened up the use of…

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New £10m plan steered by Medical Technologies IKC

Solving challenges to bring new medical technologies in Yorkshire to the…

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Leeds Festival of Science

The Leeds Festival of Science is running until the end of March, with events…

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Managing Major Engineering Projects: new online course with Coursera

The University of Leeds teams up with the world’s biggest online course…

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We invite you to join our seminar, Revolt in the Square: Spatial modelling of conflict and urban conditions. Speakers will explore digital mapping and modelling of urban unrest.

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Our open days are a great way to discover more about your desired subject area, our fantastic facilities on campus, and life at Leeds.

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Our open days are a great way to discover more about your desired subject area, our fantastic facilities on campus, and life at Leeds.

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UK Wind Engineering Society conferences have a well deserved reputation as a forum where information can be exchanged freely in an open and constructive environment.

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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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