Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering: Process Engineering

General

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Program Description

  • Type of education: Face-to-face.
  • Number of new entry places offered: 45
  • Total credits: 90
  • Languages taught: Spanish.
  • Guide price: € 29.78 per credit.
  • Master's Scholarship: see relevant information here .

goals

The Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering: Process Engineering , aims to deepen training in this discipline, internationally recognized and in which Spanish teachers and researchers enjoy high prestige in the rest of the world. Emphasis is placed on Process Engineering, advanced training is given on transport phenomena, separation operations, design of chemical and biochemical reactors, and development and implementation of industrial processes. A stay in a company or research center and a Master's Final Project with a research profile are mandatory. There are a significant number of optional subjects that are mainly oriented to the areas of application of Chemical Engineering: environment, biotechnology, waste treatment and residual currents, etc.

Academic Year 2020-21

Course 1

Code

Subject

Character

Credits

Offered

607307

Advanced Reaction and Reactor Analysis

Compulsory

9.0

Yes

607313

Environmental Biotechnology

Optional

6.0

Yes

607315

Advanced Control of Chemical Processes

Optional

6.0

Yes

607308

Integrated Process Design

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

607309

Transportation Phenomena

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

607311

Food Engineering

Optional

6.0

Yes

607318

Environmental Catalysis Engineering

Optional

6.0

Yes

607316

Advanced Process Engineering for Water Purification

Optional

6.0

Yes

607312

Materials for Industry

Optional

6.0

Yes

607310

Process Modeling and Simulation

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

607317

Advanced Separation Operations

Optional

6.0

Yes

607320

Organization and management of companies

Compulsory

4.5

Yes

607314

Prevention and Integrated Control of Pollution

Optional

6.0

Yes

607321

Industrial Security

Compulsory

4.5

Yes

Course 2

Code

Subject

Character

Credits

Offered

607319

Stays in Companies or Research Centers

External Practices

15.0

Yes

607322

Final Master's Project

Final Master's Project

15.0

Yes

Recipients

The ideal student is the graduate in Chemical Engineering, although it can also be indicated for graduates in other engineering branches: industrial, environmental, food, etc. It is also indicated for technical and higher engineers from related disciplines, such as industrial, food, process, agri-food engineers, etc.

Basic training in Chemical Engineering is required, with knowledge of mathematics, thermodynamics, kinetics, simulation and process control, descriptive procedures, basic catalysis, etc.

Why study this master?

It is a university Master's degree internationally approved in its content, which gives very useful training to work in the chemical and related industries (pharmaceutical, food, cosmetic and others), as well as, in general, in the process industry of any nature, for their general training in procedures, methodology, security, etc. Graduates in Chemical Engineering, at all levels, have had great acceptance in the last 20 years by the industrial and research world.

Admission requirements for masters

Non-enabling university masters

  • Be in possession of any of the following titles:
    • Spanish official university degree .
    • Title issued by an institution of the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) and empowering in the country of issue for access to Master's education.
    • Title of educational systems outside the EHEA that empowers in the country of issuance for access to Master's education, homologated or declared equivalent to the degree and academic level of Degree or Degree by the Ministry of Education and Vocational Training . In case of lacking the mentioned homologation or equivalency, it will be necessary to have authorization or access permission granted by this University.
  • Or be carrying out during the course in which you pre-enroll studies leading to the obtaining of any of the previous degrees and be in a position to prove the obtaining of the same before September 30, 2020 .
  • In addition, students from foreign educational systems, whose mother tongue is different from Spanish, must prove level B2 of the Spanish language (or higher) .
  • Specific requirements that any of the requested masters may have. You can consult it by accessing the website of the Master itself.
Last updated Apr 2020

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