Chemical Engineering as the name suggests is related to chemicals. Chemical Engineering has materialized upon the development of unit operations, a fundamental concept of the discipline of chemical engineering.
It uses principles of chemistry, physics, maths, and economics to efficiently use, produce, transform, and transport chemicals. It also involves various aspects like design, analysis and operation aspects of chemical plants.
Most of the universities in the USA, Canada require you to give the GRE. Few universities from Germany require GRE scores. However, GRE is not required for admission to Australian universities. IELTS or TOEFL is compulsory for acquiring student visa and as a proof of English proficiency.
Students design large-scale processes that convert chemicals, microorganisms, energy into useful forms and products. Subjects include:
Specialization topics include:
Although the fees vary from university to university, the average tuition cost for master’s studies in Chemical engineering in the US are $23, 000/year. Average living costs vary upto $8900/year. They are almost the same in Canada. In Australia, average tuition costs are A$46,200 / year and the average living costs are A$8,500/year.
|COUNTRY||AVERAGE SALARY||MEDIAN SALARY|
|United States||$51,045 - $120,541||$72,909|
|United Kingdom||£23,372 - £66,487||£32,763|
|Switzerland||CHF 5,326 - CHF 126,507||CHF 67,160|
|Singapore||S$25,246 - S$109,225||S$46,515|
|New Zealand||NZ$40,547 - NZ$84,987||NZ$52,207|
|Netherland||€20,134 - €81,947||€42,000|
|Japan||¥228,768 - ¥10,302,253||¥3,420,000|
|Ireland||€26,983 - €96,177||€41,335|
|Germany||€24,469 - €63,877||€43,274|
|France||€16,786 - €56,221||€39,037|
|Canada||C$46,286 - C$109,858||C$66,854|
|Australia||AU$49,930 - AU$120,221||AU$66,616|