Chemical Engineering deals with the design, development of processes and operation of machines and plants through which the physical or chemical state of materials undergo various changes. Founded on the principles relating to chemistry, physics, and mathematics, Chemical Engineering finds application in process industries. BE/B.Tech in Chemical Engineering is a 4-year program. Developments in chemical practices have led to more advanced fields like Nanotechnology, Bio-Engineering, Bio-Molecular Engineering, Material processing etc. It finds global application in everyday life. Modern innovations like human genome project, genetic engineering, and DNA sequencing has changed the face how chemical engineering was earlier perceived. One can do an M.Tech in Chemical Engineering after BE/B.Tech.


  • For UG: Candidates must have passed 10+2 with minimum qualifying marks in aggregate with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics as core subjects. Independent entrance tests for this programme are also held by the various state, central, and private universities which mostly require 50% as the prerequisite to appear for the test.
  • For PG: Candidates must hold a degree in Bachelor of Engineering/B.Tech along with a good score in entrance tests held for PG programme held by the various state, central, and private universities. Candidates with an MSc degree in chemistry are also eligible for the M.Tech programme in Chemical Engineering.


  • Chemical Engineers play a significant role in the advancement of systems that depend upon material response for their functioning.
  • They also know how to predict and tailor the outcomes of chemical reactions and synthesise chemicals.
  • The industry offers multiple roles for skilled professionals


  • Air Pollution Control Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering Economics and Plant Design
  • Chemical Process Industries
  • Chemical Reaction Engineering
  • Environmental Pollution Control and Safety Management
  • Fertilizer Technology
  • Fundamentals of Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Instrumentation and Process Control
  • Introduction to Electrical and Electronics Circuits
  • Introduction to Numerical Analysis
  • Mass Transfer Operations
  • Material Science
  • Molecular Cell Biology
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Pharmaceutical Technology
  • Process Control
  • Process Equipment Design
  • Process Equipment Design & Economics
  • Process Fluid Mechanics


  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 29.024 Lakhs Manipal University, Dubai
    Minimum Fees 0.06 Lakhs LD College of Engineering, Ahmedabad
    Degree Offered in UG
    B.E /Btech
  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 16.5 Lakhs Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management and Engineering, Mumbai
    Minimum Fees 0.02 Lakhs Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies, Hyderabad
    Degree Offered in PG
    M.E /Mtech.


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Khushboo TiwariLast Seen: 1 hour 26 min agoJoined on: 24-Aug-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

I have got 137 marks in jee mains April shift 2019 what will be my rank and can I get good nit for chemical engineering??

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Nandini Gupta 1 hour ago

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Nandini GuptaLast Seen: 1 hour 7 min agoJoined on: 31-Jan-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Hii Khushboo,Your rank will be between 20,000 and 30,000.and total sheets in NITs are 17,000.so with this score It will be quit difficult to get any NIT.but yes if you are from a reserved category and...Read More

Kishore 6 hours ago

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KishoreLast Seen: 5 hours 19 min agoJoined on: 30-Mar-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Is chemical engineering available in Bannari Amman college erode

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Pugazhendhi RameshLast Seen: 5 hours 5 min agoJoined on: 12-Apr-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello Kishore,      Bannari Amman college is a very good college in erode. It does not have chemical engineering course in it . But it has wide variety od courses like biotechnology, au...Read More

Joypurohit 9 hours ago

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JoypurohitLast Seen: 6 hours 28 sec agoJoined on: 28-Mar-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

What is the scope of chemical engineering in India ??

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Ayesha Siddiqa 8 hours ago

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Ayesha SiddiqaLast Seen: 3 min 46 sec agoJoined on: 12-Apr-2019Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: In Graduation
Hi joypurohit!The chemical engineering as a subject is very vast . So, it's scope is wide too.It's demand had been increased from the last past years. Those who pursue this course from reputed college...Read More

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Somnath BhattacharjeeLast Seen: 4 hours 42 min agoJoined on: 25-Nov-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Sir/Ma'am I got 130 marks in Jee main 12th April 2019,Shift 2.What will be my rank. Can i take admission in Chemical engineering in NIT Drg

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Gyan8651910091 14 hours ago

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Gyan8651910091Last Seen: 13 hours 25 min agoJoined on: 21-May-2016Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12
What is your category if you are general then very less chance. some have no knowledge of counselling and they are telling you will get easily.

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I Love Jason DeruloLast Seen: 6 hours 39 min agoJoined on: 18-Nov-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

I scored 70 marks in Viteee mock test can I expect to get Vellore campus for chemical engineering?

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Aditya Kumar SharmaLast Seen: 2 hours 10 min agoJoined on: 04-Feb-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Hey Aspirant.See the VITEEE is of total 125 marks and the score above 70 can give u a seat in the Vellore campus. U can take admission in some low streams with just 90 below score but if u score more ...Read More