University of California, Irvine

Henry Samueli School of Engineering

Chemical and Biochemical Engineering


UC Irvine Graduate Division

University of California

Irvine, CA 92697

United States


(949) 824-5544


(949) 824-7993

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. - Chemical and Biochemical Engineering;, Ph.D. - Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Chemical and Biochemical Engineering Program Areas of Emphasis: Biotechnology and Molecular Engineering - protein expression; metabolic engineering; bioreactor engineering; protein engineering; cell and tissue engineering; biomaterials; colloids; and drug delivery Bio-Transport Phenomena - fluid, heat and mass transport in biological systems; laser-induced transport processes with applications in microfluidics, biology, and medicine; transport of biological particles (i.e. viruses, bacteria, protozoa) through environmental systems


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

International Student Requirements:

Students whose primary language is not English will need to complete the TOEFL exam. Minimum scores are as follows: 550 pBT, 213 cBT, 80 iBT.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Tuition assistance is available through student loans

Locale: Midsize City

Find Schools