Degree structure and studies

The Master's Programme in Chemical Engineering a two-year programme. It leads to the degree of Master of Science in Technology, M.Sc. (Tech.), which is 120 ECTS credits.

The programme includes specialisation, minor and elective studies.

In specialisation studies, 82 ECTS credits, you will learn about unit operations, fluid dynamics, process simulation, product and process design, bioenergy and biorefineries.

Recommended minor studies include biobased chemical engineering, advanced water treatment, and advanced chemistry.

You can choose any courses offered by LUT in your elective studies to attain 120 ECTS credits.

You can find the most recent information about courses and degree structures in the LUT Study Guide.

Double degree studies for students from the partner university

Students from the partner university are able to study as double degree students at LUT. Students admitted to the double degree programme receive a degree certificate from two universities after they have fulfilled the degree requirements of both universities.

The Chemical Engineering programme's double degree partner university is the St. Petersburg Mining University, Russia.

More information about double degree application process

Chemical Engineering

Master of Science in Technology

120 ECTS credits

2 years

Start date
August 2021


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

Academic unit
LUT School of Engineering Science


Regular application period
1 December 2020 −  20 January 2021

Rolling admission
1 October 2020 − 31 May 2021

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