Careers and employability
Do you want flexibility for your future? A chemical engineering degree will keep your options open.
The most enjoyable aspect of my job is the variety of tasks and projects I get involved in. Each day brings a new challenge and the work never gets boring.Rachel Perry, Graduate / Development Engineer at ExxonMobil Chemical
Roles for a chemical engineering graduate can be varied - you could be involved in anything from the design of products or research and development, to project management and manufacturing and production - and your job could take you anywhere in the world. According to the IChemE Salary Survey 2017, the median starting salary for a chemical engineering graduate is £30,000 per year.
The University has a fantastic Careers Service and is here to help you make the right decisions.