The objective of the undergraduate Chemical Engineering programs is to produce
graduates with following attributes:
- The ability to apply knowledge of basic science and engineering fundamentals.
- Ability to communicate effectively, not only with engineers but also with
the community at large.
- In-depth technical competence in at least one chemical engineering discipline.
- Ability to utilise a systems approach to design and operational performance.
- Ability to function effectively as an individual and in multi-disciplinary
and multicultural teams; with the capacity to be a leader or manager as well as
an effective team manager.
- Understanding the social, cultural, global and environmental responsibilities
of the professional engineer, and the need for sustainable development.
- Understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities and commitment
to them; and expectation of the need to undertake lifelong learning, and capacity
to do so.
- Ability to focus on the integration of process safety considerations with
environmental concerns, waste minimisation, and control system specifications.
- Confidence to tackle real-world problems and issues central to engineering
and to work as individuals and cooperatively in multidisciplinary and multicultural
- Enthusiasm and interest for undertaking life-long learning and the continual
updating of their engineering skills.