B.Tech/B.E Chemical Engineering

The B.Tech/BE Chemical Engineering course is a 4-years  undergraduate course that is divided into 8-semesters. The course mainly deals with the designing, supervision, construction, installation and operation of plants and equipment for manufacturing chemical products and developing new methods of production.

The students with the B.Tech Chemical Engineering specialisations will be studying the following topics during their course duration

Engineering Mathematics Engineering Physics
Engineering Chemistry CAD
Computer Programming Chemical Process Calculations
Introduction to Chemical Engineering Engineering Immersion
Energy, Balance and Thermodynamics Fluid Mechanics
Mechanical Operations Instrumental Methods of Analysis
Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics Heat Transfer
Chemical Technology Membrane Separation Technology
Chemical Reaction Engineering Optimization Techniques
Diffusional Mass Transfer Operations Statics and Strength of Materials
Probability and Statistics Mass Transfer Laboratory
Strength of Materials Process Dynamics and Control
Materials Technology Equilibrium Staged Operations
Process Dynamics and Control Numerical Methods
Process Equipment Design and Drawing Modelling, Computer Simulation & Optimisation
Polymer Technology Transport Phenomena
Process Design and Integration Food Technology
Fluidization Engineering Process Optimisation
Air Pollution and Control Green Chemistry and Engineering
Drugs & Pharmaceutical Technology Industrial Management

Salary Package

The fresh B.Tech Chemical Engineering students will usually start their careers with a salary package of around 4 lakhs to 6 lakhs per annum. The pay scales increase according to their experience. The salaries also depend upon the skills and academic performance of the students.

Job Roles

Some of the job roles available for B.Tech Chemical  Engineering are:

  • Plant Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Chemical Engineer
  • Production Engineer

Top Colleges offering B.Tech Chemical  Engineering course are:

  • MS Ramaiah Institute of Technology
  • BMS College of Engineering
  • Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering
  • RV College of Engineering