The University of Newcastle, Australia (UON)
Chemical engineering. Pure science, applied to real world problems.
At the University of Newcastle we train engineers capable of solving the greatest global challenges. As a Chemical Engineer, you will apply the fundamental principles of physics and chemistry, and also more specialised disciplines such as bio- and nanotechnology, to analyse and design processes, plants and control systems for productivity, safety and sustainability. You could work as a Process Engineer efficiently recovering iron ore from raw mine feed, on developing sustainable biofuel production for remote communities, or on removing heavy metals or other harmful substances from groundwater.
IELTS: 6 TOEFL: 79
Admission to our undergraduate degree programs usually requires successful completion of a senior secondary school qualification similar to the Higher School Certificate (HSC), the highest educational award in New South Wales schools.
IELTS overall minimum - 6.0, IELTS section minimum - 6.0.
AUD 39,330 (indicative annual fee)
Chemical engineering is flexible and diverse. You may prefer hands-on fieldwork, design and development, or a leadership role managing people and projects. Typical positions include: