Doctorate in Philosophy Chemical Engineering

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Doctorate in Philosophy Chemical Engineering

University of Ottawa
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  • PhD
  • 4 years


Doctorate in Philosophy Chemical Engineering is a 4 years PhD program taught at University of Ottawa, . The program is offered in campus-based modes with full Time options. To successfully obtain Doctorate in Philosophy Chemical Engineering from University of Ottawa you are required to complete credit hours. After completion of Doctorate in Philosophy Chemical Engineering you will be able to further continue for advance studies or start career as Chemical Engineer, Chemical Technician.

Admission Requirements

To be eligible, candidates must:

  • Hold a master’s degree in chemical engineering (with thesis or equivalent in terms of scholarly publications) with a minimum average of 75% (B+).

Note: International candidates must check the admission equivalencies for the diploma they received in their country of origin.

  • Demonstrate a good academic performance in previous studies as shown by official transcripts, research reports, abstracts or any other documents demonstrating research skills.
  • Identify at least one professor who is willing to supervise your research and thesis.
  • We recommend that you contact potential thesis supervisors as soon as possible.
  • To enroll, you need to have been accepted by a thesis supervisor.
  • The supervisor’s name is required at the time of application.

Courses Units

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Program Description

The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering located in the Faculty of Engineering offers graduate programs leading to the degrees of Master of Applied Science (MASc), Master of Engineering (MEng) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Chemical Engineering.

The PhD program prepares candidates for a career in teaching, research and/or development. Graduates are expected to have acquired autonomy in conducting research, preparing scholarly publications, and promoting chemical engineering.

Main Areas of Research

  • Materials development
  • Process engineering
  • Clean technologies and renewable energy
  • Biomedical engineering

Other Programs Offered Within the Same Discipline or in a Related Area

  • Master of Applied Science Chemical Engineering (MASc)
  • Master of Engineering Chemical Engineering (MEng)
  • Master of Applied Science Chemical Engineering Specialization in Science, Society and Policy (MASc)

Career Opportunities

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