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BScChemical Technology and Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology
Lithuania, Kaunas
Faculty of Chemical Technology
Tuition fee €3,200 per year
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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Programme prepares qualified technologists with Bachelor’s degree in engineering for any production company or laboratory. Graduates know how to design products and processes, manage technological systems, understand processes of chemical technology, equipment, are able to provide economic assessment of new technologies, know the threat of chemical materials to environment and people, can apply suitable protection measures in industry or at the laboratory, know methodologies of laboratory research, can use modern analytical and industrial equipment in practice.

The programme offers specialisations in:
- Technology of Inorganic Materials (fertilisers, binding materials, ceramics glass and other),
- Technology of Organic Materials (petroleum, oil, polymers and other).

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 2020/21
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 9, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 9, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States