24 months
4787 EUR/year
4787 EUR/year
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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.

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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

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Chemical Reaction Engineering
  • Fluid Dynamics
  • Selected Chapters of Chemical Thermodynamics
  • Engineering of binding materials
  • Engineering of Petroleum Refining Processes
  • Engineering of Polymeric Materials
  • Theory and Technology of Compound and Special Fertilizers 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a university Bachelor’s degree(min. length – 180 ECTS) in chemical engineering with a good average grade (min. CGPA>60%)
  • motivation (skype interview) 

Tuition Fee

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    4787 EUR/year
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  • EU/EEA

    4787 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 4787 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Kaunas

428 - 740 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


  • Partial tuition fee waivers (up to 50%) are available for all the students, depending on their chosen study programme and their admission score.
  • EU nationals and global citizens of Lithuanian origin can study in the state-funded study places. This means that all the applicants, who are falling into one of the aforementioned categories, participate in the general admission’s competition for master’s studies and get the chance to study for free depending on their admission score.
  • All prospective students automatically become candidates to receive the International Student Scholarship which is assigned for the first year Bachelor or Masters students with strong academic record and motivation.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Chemical Engineering
Kaunas University of Technology


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