Master of Science in Chemical Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology

Program Description

Master of Science in Chemical Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology

The program is created at the junction of science and industry in cooperation with the largest chemistry companies in Lithuania: AB Achema (specializes in the production of fertilizers) and AB ORLEN Lietuva (the largest oil refinery in the Baltics) to educate qualified technologists.

Special focus is laid on the design of products and processes, management of technological systems, understanding of processes and equipment of chemical technology. Practical skills are acquired using one of the most advanced in the EU chemical engineering laboratory and analytical equipment.

The Master+ model offers either to a masterpiece in the chosen discipline by choosing the Field Expert track or to strengthen the interdisciplinary skills by choosing the Interdisciplinary Expert track emphasizing managerial skills or a choice of a different competence to compliment the chosen discipline and achieve a competitive advantage in one’s career.

No. 1 in chemical engineering area

Ranked No. 1 in Lithuania among all the programs in chemical engineering by the opinion of employers, students and international experts (Reitingai, 2016).

Internationally known researchers

KTU research group led by prof. R. Šiaučiūnas and prof. K. Baltakys is internationally famous for research in materials science.

Largest laboratories in the EU

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

Career

Student’s competences
– Application of knowledge of industrial processes and identification of characterising indicators;
– Product and process quality assessment and modelling;
– Development and management of innovative products and processes, knowledge of governing documents.

Testimonials

Marius Baltakys, UAB "Matuizų plytinė", Production Manager

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.

Entry Requirements

Proficiency in English
Language requirements

IELTS ≥6.0, TOEFL ≥85, CEFR ≥C1, or equivalent

Eligibility CGPA
University Bachelor degree certificate

Undergraduate diploma (or higher) with min. length of 180 ECTS (3 years of studies) is eligible.

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 entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Russian.

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.

Average grade (CGPA) > 60 %

For more information of this programme, please visit their web page here.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Lithuanian
Kaunas University of Technology

Last updated July 5, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2019
Duration
Duration
2 years
Full time
Price
Price
4,000 EUR
International students. Foreign nationals with Lithuanian origins and EU citizens: 3284 €
Information
Deadline
Locations
Lithuania - Kaunas, Kaunas County
Start date : Sept. 2019
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Dates
Sept. 2019
Lithuania - Kaunas, Kaunas County
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Master's programme: Chemical Engineering