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MScChemical Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology Lithuania, Kaunas
Faculty of Chemical Technology
Tuition fee €4,000.00 per year

Citizens of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, China, Moldova, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, and Uzbekistan may apply for special scholarships.
Foreign nationals with Lithuanian origins and EU citizens may apply for tuition fee free places.
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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.

Course code 621H81004
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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

Programme structure

Engineering Sciences
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

Research Sciences
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

Career opportunities

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.

Apply now! Fall semester 2017/18
Application deadline
Jul 30, 2017 23:59 (GMT)
Studies commence
Sep 30, 2017
Apply now! Spring semester 2016/17
Application deadline
Nov 30, 2016 23:59 (GMT)

for TRANSFER (only transfer students are accepted)

Application period has ended
Studies commence
Feb 1, 2017