M.Sc. On Campus

Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

12 months
30912 USD/year
30912 USD/year
18180 USD/year
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The Chemical and Biochemical Engineering program of Rutgers University provides outstanding graduate training in chemical and biochemical related science and engineering.


Located in the heart of New Jersey’s pharmaceutical corridor, the thesis and non-thesis options of the Chemical and Biochemical Engineering program of Rutgers University combine a robust curriculum with ample opportunities for research, practical training, and forging industry connections.

Academics and Research

  • Students enjoy many opportunities for research under the guidance of our expert faculty.
  • Cross-disciplinary researchers from major universities come together at centers such as the Center for Structured Organic Particulate Systems (C-SOPS), which is improving how pharmaceuticals and other products are manufactured, and the Catalyst Manufacturing Center.
  • Cutting-edge equipment includes Raman spectrometer with confocal microscope, gas-phase kinetic reactors, high-performance imaging systems, and thermogravimetric analyzer, along with advanced computational resources and software systems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics
  • Advanced Transport Phenomena I: Momentum Transfer
  • Advanced Transport Phenomena II: Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Kinetics, Catalysis, and Reactor Design
  • Analytical Methods in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

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  • Accidents
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume, personal statement, official transcript, and three letters of recommendation
  • Your personal statement should explain your motivation for graduate study and your interests in further study in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
  • PhD and research-oriented MS applicants should also discuss areas of research and potential faculty advisors they are interested
  • The GRE General test is not required for MS/ME applicants. However, if available, the submission of such scores is encouraged

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30912 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15456 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    30912 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15456 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9090 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for New Brunswick

1204 - 2963 USD /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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