Process Engineering (MPE), M.Sc. | Offenburg University of Applied Sciences | Offenburg, Germany
18 months
3000 EUR/year
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The Process Engineering (MPE) program from Offenburg University of Applied Sciences is a double-degree program, organized jointly by Offenburg University and the University of Warmia and Mazury (UWM) in Olsztyn - a traditional university with a strong focus on research in Poland.


In three semesters, the  Process Engineering (MPE) program from Offenburg University of Applied Sciences equips students with advanced knowledge in chemical and thermal process engineering, biotechnology or food technology. Additionally, they receive training in the intercultural competencies that are essential qualifications in process engineering's increasingly multicultural environment.

The winter semester takes place in Offenburg and the summer semester in Olsztyn/Poland. The Master's Thesis can be written either at one of the participating universities or externally in a suitable company or institute.


The main objectives of the MPE study program are to:

  • strengthen the engineering skills of students in future oriented areas of process engineering
  • foster a holistic understanding of the global socio-economic environment through mediation and economic aspects of intercultural competence
  • prepare students for either a career in science and research or for leadership positions in private industry or public service 

Career Prospects

The modules in the master's degree program in MPE are designed to enhance and deepen students' knowledge the most important areas of process technology: chemical, thermal, mechanical, and biological engineering. 

In addition, students also aquire knowledge of scientific working methods, economics, and intercultural competence. In the practice oriented phase, students get to know at least one external institution. 

Graduates are well prepared for a career in civil service, private industry, or academics. For Process Engineering the Offenburg University does not offer an own PhD program, but there are limited options in joint projects with partner universities. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biotechnical Processes 
  • Renewable Energy Conversion 
  • Advanced Process Engineering
  • Plant Safety and Control 
  • Non-Technical Competences 
  • Analytical Training 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Above-average Bachelor’s degree in process engineering or related area, such as biotechnology, environmental engineering, or chemical engineering, TOEFL iBT 79 or IELTS 6.0, APS (only for applicants from China and Vietnam)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1500 EUR per semester during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 18 months.

Living costs for Offenburg

630 - 1000 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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