Chemical and Pharmaceutical Engineering, Master | University of Graz | Graz, Austria
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Chemical and Pharmaceutical Engineering

24 months
1452 EUR/year
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The master’s programme Chemical and Pharmaceutical Engineering is offered as part of a NAWI Graz co-operation programme at the Karl-Franzens University of Graz.


Starting with the academic year 2014/15, this Chemical and Pharmaceutical Engineering programme at Karl-Franzens University of Graz will be taught exclusively in English. The range of courses is broad, interdisciplinary and cross-academic. This master’s programme focuses on chemistry, pharmacology and process engineering. It provides sound theoretical and practical professional preparation including a great deal of laboratory practice, which requires technological understanding. 

Depending on which bachelor’s programme was completed, this programme establishes core knowledge in the area of chemistry or process engineering. Important subject areas within this programme are pharmaceutical technology and pharmaceutical engineering (active substances and processes, extraction and production of synthetic and biological drug substances) as well as chemical engineering (chemical reaction engineering, particle process engineering, thermal separation processes, etc.).

Expected results

  • Graduates of the master’s programme Chemical and Pharmaceutical Engineering will be able to elaborate concepts for chemical or pharmaceutical processes and production processes including process engineering methods. 
  • They will be able to identify issues and problems in production, production monitoring and quality control and assurance in pharmaceutical, food and biotechnologies as well as develop theoretical and practical solutions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Mass and Energy Balances 
  • Chemical Thermodynamics 
  • Chemical Reaction Engineering
  • Particle Technology 
  • Chemical Reaction Engineering 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Copy of passport
  • Original evidence of accomplished Bachelor/ Diploma (transcript of records and degree diploma)
  • In the country where the Bachelor/Diploma degree was received, original evidence of admission to equivalent Master studies also stating general duration of this study programme at a recognized university for the semester/year in which admission in Graz is sought (EU/ EEA citizen excluded)
  • prove your English language competence 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1452 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 726 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Graz

846 - 1191 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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