Department of Chemical Engineering was established according to the decision of the Rector ofNong Lam University No. 945 / QD-TCHC, dated 07.07.2004.
Chemical Engineering educates engineers who have ability to design, develop and operate the chemical processes in the chemical plants, pharmaceutical - food and consumer goods.
The products and the processes must aim to secure and friendly environment. The common chemical process often is the chemical reactions, the processes of isolation and synthesis to create useful and high value products for life.
The Ministry of Education and Training together with the Leaders of Nong Lam University entrust Chemical Engineering Department with an important task totrain scientific and technical cadres with Undergraduate degree (150 students/year) and Postgraduate degree (15 students/year).
Currently, the Department has 1 associate professor, 3 PhD, 6 Masters (2 fellows), 5 engineers and 1 bachelor. (List of Lecturersof the Department).
The Department of Chemical Engineering is typical sector in scientific research. All lecturers of the Department are the author as well as co-author of many scientific articles (List of Scientific Articles). At the same time, the Department also chairs many scientific projects at University level, Ministry level and International level.
Regarding infrastructure, the Department owns 3 Laboratories (basic laboratory, analysis laboratory and technology laboratory) and they are equipped with modern equipment.