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BScChemical Technology and Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology
Lithuania, Kaunas
Faculty of Chemical Technology
Tuition fee €3,727 per year

*KTU offers partial tuition fee waivers for the candidates with outstanding results

Application fee €100 one-time

Payable within 2 weeks from the application submission by transferring it to the KTU bank account. Non-refundable. Bank details will be provided during application.

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Technology and innovation, it is safe to say, are the driving forces of the progress of humankind. However, this requires creative and well-versed engineering professionals. Professionals who understand more than just the terms “inorganic chemistry” or “organic chemistry”.

Are you interested in chemistry, innovation and technology, and are constantly thinking of original ideas? BSc in Chemical Technology and Engineering at KTU may be a perfect choice for you.

Bachelor in Chemical Technology and Engineering curriculum is designed to combine theoretical knowledge with technological skills, in-depth expertise of designing and carrying out industrial processes and laboratory practice.

Specialists in chemical engineering seek to create industrial innovations, design and manage technological systems. The growing needs of the society increase the demand for qualified chemical engineers in the job market who can analyse the chemical products, to expand knowledge and to form public opinion in the field of engineering. After completing these studies, you will be able to boast of such skills.

According to job market statistics, the employability of chemical engineers is among the highest – up to 70% of them are employed just after graduation.

• The programme offers specialisations in the technology of inorganic materials or technology of organic materials
• Contemporary labs with the newest equipment are available for the development of hands-on skills including those needed for modelling and designing processes while using software
• Talented students can join an advanced study path of KTU GIFTed Community

Top reasons to study at KTU:

1. Ranked No. 1 in Lithuania among all the programmes in chemical and process engineering by the opinion of employers, students and international experts in 2016.

2. Students of this programme practice process management in one of the most modern and largest Chemical Engineering laboratories in the EU.

3. Due to high demand of engineers and technologists, remuneration of the employees remains one of the highest.

Programme structure

Complexity of engineering sciences
Engineering graphics
Computer-aided drawing
Process engineering
Design of chemical engineering processes
Process modelling
Fundamentals of electrotechnics

Variety of learned technologies
Polymer technology
Technology of mineral fertilizers and acids
Oil refining technology

Research sciences
Physical chemistry
Chemical analysis
Materials science
Crystallography and mineralogy

Economic and social sciences
Human safety and toxicology
Alternative development of entrepreneurship

Career opportunities

“A big part of the employees of AB “Achema”, both amongst the managers and people working with complex equipment and technological processes, are graduates of KTU Faculty of Chemical Technology, who have required qualification and education. Company, which wants to remain competitive, needs specialists with a wide education in chemistry and engineering areas, who are able to analyse processes and apply modern technologies. Company’s managers of functional departments are required to have systematic thinking, ability to formulate and solve the issues not only of their particular area, but of all branch of industry, to offer new solutions based on fundamentals of economics. “Achema” is actively involved in updating of study programmes and supports new research of chemical science, which enables renovation of present technologies. Company strongly encourages its employees to acquire higher education and continue studies in Chemical Engineering Master programme”AB “Achema”, General Manager, Ramūnas Miliauskas.

“During studies I started cooperation with industrial companies with the help of my lecturers. Even before graduation I already had many job offers. During studies I acquired a very wide range of technical knowledge, which I can use for development of new products, as well as introduction of new technologies in production. The company is constantly looking for the employees with higher education in chemical engineering.” – Marius Baltakys, Production Manager at UAB “Matuizų plytinė”

Apply now! Fall semester 2023/24
Application period has ended
Studies commence
1 Sept 2023
Apply now! Spring semester 2022/23
Application period has ended
Studies commence
1 Feb 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2023/24
Application period has ended
Studies commence
1 Sept 2023
Apply now! Spring semester 2022/23
Application period has ended
Studies commence
1 Feb 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States