Chemical Engineering PhD

School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Program Description

The Chemical Engineering PhD program at UB nurtures the next generation of leaders in the field. Candidates pursuing a PhD conduct independent research under the guidance of our faculty experts, developing deep expertise in their chosen area of specialization. Specializations include:

  • Biochemical and biomedical engineering.
  • Nanoscale science and engineering.
  • Computational science and engineering.
Program Contact

School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Office of Graduate Education
415 Bonner Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260

Instruction Method

  • In Person (100 percent of courses offered in person)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time

Credits Required

  • 72 Hours


  • 5+ Years

Application Fee

  • $100

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.