Career Prospects

Chemical and process engineers play important roles in delivering innovations that take our world forward.

You will acquire the knowledge and skills to work in different fields of the process industry, most typically in research, development, and innovation functions of chemical companies and equipment manufacturers.

Other prospective positions include overseeing the construction of new plants, assessing safety and environmental issues, supervising plant operations, etc.

You might find placement in the chemical, biomass refining, food processing or metallurgical industries. Graduates of this programme have found jobs in companies such as Outotec, UPM, Stora Enso, Norilsk Nickel, Orion Pharma, Dow, Kemira.

Additionally, the skills of chemical engineers are increasingly in demand outside the traditional process industry. You will also acquire a firm basis to continue your studies in doctoral programmes.

You will also be given a firm basis to continue your studies in doctoral programmes.

Chemical Engineering

Degree
Master of Science in Technology

Credits
120 ECTS credits

Duration
2 years

Language
English

Tuition Fees and Scholarships
EUR 10 000 Non-EU/EEA students
Scholarships available

Academic unit
LUT School of Engineering Science

Campus
Lappeenranta

Regular Admission
December 2019−January 2020

Rolling Admission
1 October 2019−31 May 2020

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