Chemical engineering is the design, development, production, transformation, transportion, operation and management of the industrial processes that turn raw materials into valuable products. It is a multi-disciplinary branch of engineering that combines natural and experimental sciences (such as chemistry and physics), along with life sciences (such as biology, microbiology and biochemistry) plus mathematics and economics.
Graduates with a degree in chemical engineering typically have a focus in one of the two sub-areas, but will need both to successfully do their jobs.
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