|Nominal duration||2 years (120 ECTS)|
|Awards||MSc (Master of Chemical Engineering)|
|Tuition fee||€4,000.00 per year
Citizens of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, China, Moldova, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, and Uzbekistan may apply for special scholarships.
|Application fee||€100.00 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.
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
• a university Bachelor’s degree(min. length – 180 ECTS) in chemical engineering with a good average grade (min. CGPA>60%),
• motivation (skype interview),
• proficiency in English: IELTS ≥6.0, TOEFL ≥85, CEFR ≥C1, or equivalent.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Russian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
The documents must be legalised (Apostille)by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the country where the documents were issued. This requirement does not apply for the documents issued in the EU and Belarus, Ukraine.
You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
The accepted student must bring all notary verified documents which were submitted during the application as well as their originals upon arrival or send before:
International Studies Office
You will also need Police Clearance Certificate (non-criminal record) from all countries you have lived before arriving to Lithuania for more than 6 months. We recommend to take Police Clearance Certificate not earlier than 1 month before departure.
If your previous studies have been fully in English and it is marked on your degree certificate or transcript, or noted in a confirmation from the school which confirms that your studies have been fully in English language, additional English test may not be required (the latter is not applied to those who graduated in Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, etc.)
If an applicant does not have any official test, online examination may be organised by KTU.
MSc Chemical Engineering programme develops qualified technologists with Bachelor degree in engineering for any production company or laboratory. Graduate knows how to design products and processes, manage technological systems, understands processes and equipment of chemical technology. They are able to provide economic assessment of new technologies. They know about the threat of chemical substances for environment and people, they are able to apply suitable protection measures in industry or at the laboratory. They know methodologies of laboratory research, are able to use modern analytical and industrial equipment in practice.
Facilities: Elettronica Veneta, Bruker AXS, Netzsch, Cilas, Parr instruments
Partners: Achema, Lifosa, Akmenės cementas, ORLEN Lietuva
Software: Hysis Aspen
Engineering of Chemical reactions, Flow Dynamics
Key Sections of Chemical Thermodynamics, Process Optimisation, Heat and Mass Transfer, Equipment for Production of Inorganic Materials
Theory and Technology of Compound and Special Fertilizers, Binders Engineering, Engineering of Oil Refining Processes, Agrochemistry of Mineral Fertilizers and their Production Prospects, Industrial Electrochemisty, Engineering of Construction and Fine Ceramics, Fuel Synthesis and Technology, Glass Engineering, Chemistry and Technology for Finishing of Textiles
Analysis Methods for Materials Structure, Spectroscopy of Organic Compounds, Production and Research Methods of Catalysers, Modern Inorganic Materials, Analytical and Preparative Chromatography
Economic and Social
Safety and Health at Work, Engineering Economics
Engineer-Technologist. Quality Manager. Expert. Researcher. Production Manager. Company’s General Manager.
Graduates’ internships are available with the support of Erasmus+ scholarships.
KTU Career and Development Centre provides career counselling and organises the biggest in the Baltics ‘Career Fair’.
"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." – UAB "Matuizų plytinė", Production Manager, Marius Baltakys.