24 months
2623 EUR/year
2623 EUR/year
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The Chemical and Process Engineering programme from University of Padua trains professionals able to interpret, formalize and solve complex problems related to the design, operation and optimization of industrial processes where chemical, physical and biochemical transformations of material and energy are carried out. 

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Focusing on raw materials selection, process and equipment design and operation, safety and environmental management as well as cross-disciplinary issues, the Chemical and Process Engineering programme from University of Padua  offers both strong theoretical and application-oriented courses fostering skills and knowledge for sustainable engineering deployment in future society.

This is a European-accredited Master engineering program according to the EUR-ACE system.

Career opportunities

Graduates are freelance or employed engineers working in chemical, petrochemical, oil, food, pharmaceutical, biotechnological industry; electronics, automotive and aerospace manufacturing industry; production, processing, and recycling of materials; energy; engineering and construction; environmental protection, circular economy, process safety; patent offices, academic and research institutions.

Programme Structure

  • 1st Year (required courses): Multiphase thermodynamics and transfer phenomena; Separation unit operations and process simulation; Chemical reaction engineering; Fluid dynamics simulation; Industrial process safety and risk analysis; Industrial chemical processes
  • 2nd Year (required courses and activities): Process dynamics and control; Process design; Final project
  • Elective courses (short list): Data analytics and design of industrial experiments; Electrochemical energy storage technologies; Process technologies for carbon-neutral fuels; Membrane separation processes; Particle technology for the food and pharmaceutical industries; Polymer processing and recycling; Strategic environmental management; Business management; Food and bioproduct technologies

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

  • Bachelor diploma (or equivalent)
  • A minimum three-year undergraduate degree (or equivalent) is required in Chemical Engineering or related fields

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2623 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 2623 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2623 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2623 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Padua

750 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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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