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Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Engineering & Technology
Chemical Engineering via distance learning
This Doctor Ph.D. Degree discusses chemical processes as related to the functioning and design of industrial plants. Integrated chemical and management skills are necessary for chemical engineers to design and operate chemical processes, effectively supervise operation plants, and reach full-scale performance of plants and refineries. Other areas of interest include petro-chemical reactions, food and drink technology, plastic formation, and biotechnology.
The Doctor Ph.D. Degree online via distance learning offers students the highest level of specialization a discipline can offer. More info...
* 45 to 72 academic credits above a Master's program.
* Average Duration: 24 months.
* Program Structure: 70% textbooks + 30% Thesis.
* Admission is open for adults over 27 years of age.
* Master's degree or international equivalent (5 years of study) is required for admission.
Fees include all: Program of study, textbooks, study guide, evaluation and assessment, diploma, and transcript.
Cost per BIU earned postgraduate credit: 130 Euros (170 US$)
Cost per transferred credit from previous education and/or professional experience if required: 20 Euros (25 US$)
45 ... 72 Academic credits
Tuition Fee :Min. 5.850 Euros (7.650 US$) ... Max. 9.360 Euros (12.240 US$).
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. It always seems impossible until it's done." Nelson Mandela.
Payment plans are available upon request up to 36 monthly installments. More info...
Doctor Ph.D. Degree
Chemical Engineering via distance learning
45 ... 72 Academic credits required for this distance learning degree program.
+ 45 Academic credits - Chemical Engineering Online
+ Other additional subjects
+ 18 Academic credits - Research methodology and final project or thesis.
+ 45 Academic credits: Chemical Engineering Online
BIU Earned Credits
Credits earned through the completion of academic work at Bircham International University (Reports, Projects and Thesis).
1 BIU Earned Credit = 1 USA Semester Credit (15 hours of learning) = 2 ECTS Credits (30 hours of study).
Courses list (each subject accounts for 3 academic credits):
You may study any subject as an independent online continuing education course. More info...
Postgraduate level continuing education course.
Previous knowledge in this field of study is required.
601CHE - Chemistry
602CHE - Properties of Materials
603CHE - Oil & Gas Properties
604CHE - Thermodynamics
605CHE - Transport & Fluid Mechanics
606CHE - Chemical Process Systems
607CHE - Chemical Process Dynamics & Control
608CHE - Polymer Science
609CHE - Inorganic Chemistry
610CHE - Water & Air Quality
611CHE - Chemical Engineering
612CHE - Energy Pollution Control
613CHE - Analytical Chemistry
614CHE - Chemical Reaction Engineering
615CHE - Biochemical Engineering
Bibliography: Chemical Engineering via distance learning
The corresponding textbooks are included in the fees. Once the fee has been paid, the books may take between two to five weeks to reach your address. Bircham International University offices may inform you at any time of the status of your books. If the book is in English, the required report must be written in English unless you have requested to write it in other language and have gained Bircham International University authorization. More info...
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+ Additional courses may be selected from other modules in the Faculty of Engineering & Technology from Bircham International University if required. This selection must be approved by the Distance Learning University Education Board. For example: Chemistry.
Research work resources and network - Doctor - Chemical Engineering:
AAEE - Australasian Association for Engineering Education
ABEQ - Associação Brasileira de Engenharia Química
ABIFINA - Associação Brasileira da Indústria de Química Fina, Biotecnologia e suas Especialidades
ABIQUIM - Associação Brasileira da Indústria Química
ABPOL - Associação Brasileira de Polímeros
AICHE - American Institute of Chemical Engineers
ASEE - American Society for Engineering Education
BCECA - British Chemical Engineering Contractors Association
CEFIC - European Chemical Industry Council
CIA - Chemical Industries Association
EFCE - European Federation of Chemical Engineering
ENGC - Engineering Council (UK)
FEBRAE - Federação Brasileira de Associações de Engenheiros
FEIQ - Federación Española de Ingenieros Químicos
FEIQUE - Federación Empresarial de la Industria Química Española
IACEE - International Association for Continuing Engineering Education
IACT - International Association of Chemical Thermodynamics
IAENG - International Association of Engineers
IAOEES - International Academy of Electrochemical Energy Science
ICHEME - Institution of Chemical Engineers
IESF - Ingénieurs et Scientifiques de France
IFEES - International Federation of Engineering Education Societies
LACCEI - Latin American and Caribbean Consortium of Engineering Institutions
NSBE - National Society of Black Engineers
SAMPE - Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering
SCI - Society of Chemical Industry
SEFI - Societé Européene pour la Formation des Ingénieurs
SFGP - Société Française de Génie des Procédés
SHPE - Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
SWE - Society of Women Engineers
UIC - Union des Industries Chimiques
WFEO - World Federation of Engineering Organizations
Joining the proper association is the best way to become an updated professional. Bircham International University graduates may join many professional associations. Membership requirements for each association may vary depending on the degree program, specialization and graduate resume en each occasion. BIU can not guarantee membership in all instances. BIU does not intermediate in these procedures. Bircham International University provides a list of available memberships and professional references from each faculty where some BIU graduates may belong. Contact directly the ones you select. More info...
+ 18 Academic credits (Research methodology and final project or thesis. More info...).
Admission requirements: Doctor - Chemical Engineering
Bircham International University distance learning degree admission requirements differ depending upon the Faculty and the major of study. There is no discrimination with respect to race, color, sex, beliefs and/or religion. A minimum of 30% of the total number of credits required by any adult degree program syllabus has to be transferred from previous education and/or validated from professional experience in order to gain admission. A maximum of 20% of the total number of credits required by the distance learning degree program can be transferred from professional and life experience. More info...
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Learning outcomes: Doctor - Chemical Engineering
The following learning outcomes are compatible with the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) for lifelong learning and continuing education. The EQF directives facilitate acceptance of this course credits by many higher education institution. These learning outcomes are achieved after completion of this course with a passing grade. Better grades will demonstrate higher analysis, evaluation and critical thinking skills. More info...
EQF LEVEL 6. Advanced knowledge and critical understanding.
Outcome resulting from course content assessment and its applicability to problem solving.
The student's ability to combine the different parts of the text and to form a new coherent and harmonic final report will determine the critical understanding of the subject and an advanced knowledge of Chemical Engineering. The student written report style, content, and structure play an important role in the assessment and applicability of the knowledge about Chemical Engineering to different Engineering & Technology decision making scenarios and problem-solving. More info...
EQF LEVEL 7. Advanced knowledge and critical thinking.
Outcome resulting from written critical thinking and its applicability to problem solving.
The student will contrast and evaluate the learned material with his/her own knowledge and experience to express an opinion about Chemical Engineering, to consider the practical application of the key concepts, and to argue the conclusions along the written report. Personal judgments and opinion should be based on sound criteria and must be clearly discussed. More info...
Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Engineering & Technology
Chemical Engineering Online
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Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Chemical Engineering