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Master in Chemical Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology
2 years
Full time
Master's degree
On campus
Application deadline: 31 July 2021

Program description

The contemporary society’s constant need for more sophisticated products and sustainable processes means chemical engineers are in great demand. They bring about innovation and improvements in process industries, such as those concerned with the manufacture of chemicals, food, fuel and pharmaceuticals.

Why @KTU?

KTU’s Chemical Engineering master study programme is created at the junction of science and industry aimed at educating qualified technologists. Its curriculum was developed in cooperation with the largest chemistry companies in Lithuania.

During your studies, you will get knowledge and skills of the product design and processes, of technological systems management. You will gain an in-depth understanding of the processes and equipment of chemical technology. Product development, development of technologies and product quality control are the three key competencies that are particularly important for the professionals in this field. After graduating from MSc Chemical Engineering at KTU, you will be able to manage ongoing processes, and you will improve your products with the latest methods.

We aim at developing our students’ critical thinking and fostering their curiosity through both teamwork and independent study. The practical tasks, using advanced chemical engineering laboratories and analytical equipment, prepare our students for tackling larger problems that span traditional boundaries of engineering or chemistry.

  • According to national rankings, KTU MSc Chemical Engineering was the best in Lithuania (2016) based on the opinion of experts, employers and industry
  • Students practice process management in state-of-the-art Chemical Engineering laboratories, among the best in the EU
  • You will be able to carry out your research using software and analytic equipment from Aspen, Bruker AXS, Netzsch, Cilas, Perkin Elmer, Gerhardt, O’Hara Technologies

What will you study?

  • Inorganic and organic materials
  • Engineering: design, drawing, documenting, equipment, processes
  • Chemical technology: production, models, recipes, production, industry
  • Chemistry: analyses, analytical equipment, quality

Admission requirements

Entry requirements

  • Maximum 3 years after high school graduation is eligible.
  • Minimum average grade (CGPA) > 60 % in each entry subject.

Language requirements

  • Proficiency in English
  • IELTS ≥5.5, TOEFL ≥75, CEFR ≥B1, or equivalent

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Scholarships & funding

All international students automatically become candidates to receive the Scholarship for International Students, which is assigned for first-year Bachelor or Master students with strong academic records and motivation.

The residents of European Union countries and the global citizens of Lithuanian origin can apply for state-funded study places. This means that all the applicants, who fall into one of the aforementioned categories, will participate in the general admission’s competition for state-funded study places and get the chance to study free of charge, depending on their admission score.

Tuition fees

Tuition fee: € 4,787 per year

All EU citizens are eligible for state funding. Please contact us for more information.


Master of Engineering Sciences

Career opportunities

  • Chemical engineer
  • Chemist
  • Technology and production engineer
  • Life science technician
  • Mining engineer

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About this institute

Kaunas University of Technology

Established in 1922, Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) provides studies and research in all areas answering the demands of today’s ever-changing world. Ranked the 1st in Lithuania by alumni employability and student satisfaction, KTU is among the top 500 world...

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Why study at Kaunas University of Technology

KTU, the main provider of research services for business and industry, one of the most active science institutions in Lithuania boasts impressive research facilities. In addition to state-of-the-art laboratories designed for studies, such as FabLab, Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab, Auto Diagnostics Lab and others, the laboratories of Santaka Valley and the Faculties equipped with the newest technology are open to student research and studies.

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Kaunas University of Technology

Donelaicio St. 73
LT-44249 Kaunas

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