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Undergraduate Study


The Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology course at Cambridge looks at the challenge of how processes can make products in a sustainable way.

Chemical Engineers make chemical products from raw materials. Biotechnologists use living systems and organisms to make products. On the course, you'll learn the scientific principles used by both.


Key information

Minimum offer level 
A level: A*A*A
IB: 41-42 points, with 776 at Higher Level
UCAS code 
Course length 
BA (Hons) 3 years full-time, or MEng 4 years full-time
Start date 
October 2025
Study at 

All Colleges except Corpus Christi

Applicant numbers 
2023 cycle:
Applications per place: 6
Accepted: 67
Contact email
Contact telephone 
01223 748999