MSC /PG DIPLOMA IN SUSTAINABLE PROCESS ENGINEERING

The programme is designed to assist graduates who are looking for a career in the process industry sector and enhance existing career prospects through part-time study and technology update of process development professionals. This programme focuses on the development of sustainable processes in terms of new processes and revamping or retrofitting existing sub optimal processes. Simultaneous analysis of energy, environmental aspects and process technology aspects will be considered as key areas.

Eligibility Requirements:

The degree of the Bachelor of the Science of Engineering of the University of Moratuwa in a relevant field of specialization; the relevancy of the field to be judged by the Faculty and approved by the Senate of University of Moratuwa. 

Any other Engineering degree of at least four years duration, in a relevant field of specialization, from a recognized university; the recognition of the university, the acceptability of the course, and the relevancy of the field to be judged by the Faculty and approved by the Senate of University of Moratuwa.      

Any other Engineering degree of at least three years duration, from a recognized university; AND a minimum of one year of appropriate experience in a relevant field after obtaining such degree; the recognition of the university, the acceptability of the course, and the relevancy of the experience to be judged by the Faculty and approved by the Senate of University of Moratuwa.        

Any other Science degree of at least four years duration from a recognized university, AND a minimum of one year of appropriate experience in a relevant field after obtaining such degree; the recognition of the university, the acceptability of the course, and the relevancy of the experience to be judged by the Faculty and approved by the Senate of University of Moratuwa.       

Any other Science degree of at least three years duration from a recognized university, AND a minimum of two years of appropriate experience in a relevant field after obtaining such degree; the recognition of the university, the acceptability of the course, and the relevancy of the experience to be judged by the Faculty and approved by the Senate of University of Moratuwa.                                  

At least the Associate Membership (satisfying the educational requirements for Corporate  Membership or similar graduate membership) of a recognized professional engineering institute in a relevant field AND a minimum of one year of appropriate experience after obtaining relevant qualification for such membership; the acceptability of the Associate Membership status of the candidate, the recognition of the institute and the relevancy of the field for this purpose shall be judged by the Faculty and approved by the Senate of University of Moratuwa.

Course Structure:                                              

Energy Management   Sustainable Process Development Techniques
Environmental Biotechnology   Engineering Research Techniques
Sustainable Process Industry  Sustainable Process Design
Chemical Engineering Principles Process Management in Industries
Process Analysis and mapping  Air pollution Control
Process Safety and Risk Management   Sustainable supply chain Management
Process Modeling and Simulation Process Optimization
Special Study         Dissertation (for Msc)

Career Progression

A wide range of opportunities in the chemical process industry (CPI) and to play a key role in regional industrial development initiatives (chemical, food, water services, energy services, cement, pulp and paper, textile, water treatment, bio technology, plastic, agricultural industry etc). Graduates will be eligible for admission to doctoral studies in any foreign university.

Duration:
MSc: Two years (part-time)
PG Diploma: One year (part-time)
(Conducted on Saturdays and Sundays)

Inquiries:
Dr. M. Narayana
Course Coordinator
Tel: +94112650301
Email: mahinsasa@uom.lk

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