The Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering programs aim to promote advanced training for engineers, scientists and educators in the field of chemical engineering. The training given by the program enables its graduates to
1. Independently conduct research and communicate the knowledge from such study in local and international fora;
2. Collaborate in an interdisciplinary research; and
3. Express his/her technical opinion on national issues requiring his/her expertise.
The Doctor of Philosophy degree is awarded to students whose dissertations are directed towards making an original contribution to fundamental knowledge in the field.