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MScEnvironmental Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology
Lithuania, Kaunas
Faculty of Chemical Technology
Tuition fee €4,787 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.

More information

admissions.ktu.edu/..ronmental-engineering 

Overview

The development of advanced environmental technologies, critical thinking and entrepreneurial competencies form a basis for an integrated approach needed to solve environmental business challenges. Master in Environmental Engineering study program is focused on fostering the above-mentioned competencies.

While studying at KTU, you will be educated on how to generate added value and create comprehensive environmental and business answers to problems. Environmental Engineering Master’s degree combines technological, analytical and managerial aspects of the environmental protection. During your studies, you will acquire skills of environment quality assessment, will learn how to apply modern environmental technologies to develop more sustainable and environmentally-friendly solutions for industry.

The systematic approach and comprehensive education in a broad interdisciplinary field of environmental engineering provide our graduates with excellent opportunities in the contemporary job market.

KTU MSc Environmental Engineering has the longest experience in educating environmental specialists in Lithuania. According to the National Rankings “Reitingai 2019”, it is the best program in this field in Lithuania.

• Partnerships with environmental organisations: European Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Water Technology (WETSUS), Jurby Water Tech, Regional Waste Management Centres
• Opportunity to join internationally acclaimed research groups investigating the application of advanced plasma, nano- and biotechnologies in environmental engineering
• A unique to Lithuania MA+ study model allows students either to aim for excellence in a chosen speciality field or to strengthen their interdisciplinary competencies by choosing different elective study paths


Top reasons to study at KTU:

1. Department’s researchers investigate application of advanced plasma, nano- and biotechnologies in environmental engineering.

2. Close partnership with European Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Water Technology (WETSUS), Jurby Water Tech, Regional Waste Management Centers.

3. Master+ model offers either to masterpiece in the specialisation or to strengthen managerial/interdisciplinary skills by choosing individual set of competencies required for career.

Programme structure

Understanding of advanced environmental technologies and pollution prevention
Environmental nanotechnology
Resource recovery technologies
Environmental biotechnology
Sustainable production
Sustainable energy

Knowledge and analytical skills of environment quality assessment
Chemicals in environment
Methods for environmental analysis
Experimental design and data analysis in environmental engineering

Organisation and implementation of environmental projects
Sustainability management and law
Entrepreneurship project
Technology venturing

Assessment and modelling of environmental systems and technologies
Modelling of environmental processes and technologies
Environmental assessment and design of industrial facilities

Career opportunities

Wide range of work areas
Graduates are welcome in specialised environmental companies, industrial sector, laboratories for studies of environmental quality, companies, which design equipment of pollution reduction, municipal environmental offices, Ministry of Environment, consultancy companies, etc.

_“Environmental issues are relevant to our company; therefore it has established the environmental centre. The industry needs universal specialists, who have knowledge of physics, chemistry and technologies, understanding of operation of the equipment for emissions, waste water, water treatment, comprehend the causality of processes. Our company uses on-line monitoring devices; therefore it is important to have knowledge of data processing. It is very important for the graduates to have a common understanding of the legal system.”_– AB “Achema”, Head of Innovation and Advancement Centre, Andrejus Šostakas.

“The knowledge, acquired during environmental engineering studies, is useful all the time, whether they are in the area of ambient air, waste or waste water treatment technologies. Environmental protection is a very wide area and environment components are closely related – when one of them is impacted, some form of this impact is also transferred to another one. Therefore systematic approach is important for assessment of reasons, consequences, possible technological solutions and required legal regulation of environmental pollution.” – Head of Water Policy Division at the Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Lithuania, Irmantas Valūnas.

Apply now! Spring semester 2021/22
Application deadline
15 Dec 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Vilnius time
Studies commence
Feb 1, 2022

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Spring semester 2021/22
Application deadline
15 Dec 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Vilnius time
Studies commence
Feb 1, 2022

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States