Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology

Scaling up from a laboratory reaction to an industrial process is the main challenge for chemical engineers. This is a complicated optimization problem at many levels: environmental impact, energy consumption and cost must be minimized and the quality and process safety maximized.

This Master’s program focuses on several important tools such as innovative processes and separation techniques, biological engineering, biotechnology, catalytic engineering and polymers, and chemical process safety.

The Master of Science in Chemical & Biochemical Engineering prepares the students for a career in industry requiring solid knowledge of the methods in chemical processes, development, biotechnology and safety processes.

Study plan

Please note that the information regarding the programs’ structure as well as the simplified study plan may be subject to change and that these are no legally binding. Only the official regulations and study plans are binding.

Entry Requirements

Candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree from a reputable university in chemical engineering and excellent academic results.

Teaching Language: English


Online application



In case of specific questions about this program,please contact the Chemistry section:

[email protected]

41 (0)21 693 98 50