Chemical Engineering, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    15000 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
    2006 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
  • English
    Language
In the Master's degree program Chemical Engineering fromEindhoven University of Technology (TU/e), you learn tocome up with solutions for problems related to process and product technology.Education and research are closely integrated within this Master's program, which helps you stay abreast of the latest developments within the discipline.

About

In the Master's degree program Chemical Engineering from Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e), you become familiar with all the latest tools and technologies used by chemical engineers. You can define a personal study program that satisfies your own wishes and preferences.

Chemical engineer

As a chemical engineer you will be able to come up with technical solutions for problems and issues in relation to process and product technology. In finding these solutions, chemical engineers work closely with experts from other specializations, taking into account the related economical, social, environmental and ethical aspects.

Graduated and then what?

The MSc program in Chemical Engineering prepares you for a varied career and gives you broad options when you face the job market. For example, you could work as a researcher, a research team leader, a process or product engineer, an environmental advisor, policy assistant or lecturer. 

Many managers working in the chemicals industry have a background in chemical engineering. In trade and industry you can start work in a job in which your organizational, coordinating and supervisory qualities are required. 

Accreditation

This program is legally recognized and accredited by the Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO) and is awarded with the 'Internationally Accredited Degree' by The Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE).

Programme Structure

Graduation options

The Chemical Engineering two-year Master's program offersyou the opportunity to gainin-depth knowledge in one of the two Master's tracks within the program. When applying for the Master's program in Chemical Engineering you need to make a choice between one of the following tracks:

  • Molecular Systems and Materials Chemistry
  • Chemical and Process Technology
For more information, please visit the program website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: September entry - Deadline for students applying for the ALSP/HS scholarship: February 1.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score (Grade C):

    180

    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

There are a number of general requirements for admission to thisMaster's degree program:

  • A relevant Bachelor's degree (or equivalent), based on a program of sufficient academic level and quality to be able to complete this Master's program.
  • Acumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 75% of the scale maximum. Students hoping to participate in selection for the Amandus H. Lundqvist Scholarship Program require a CGPA of 80% minimum.
  • You must be able to demonstrate sufficient command of the English language, in which the program is taught.
  • To prove sufficient command of the English language you should submit an Academic IELTS or TOEFL test.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2006 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2006 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Living costs for Eindhoven

850 - 1,350 EUR/month
Living Costs

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

Funding

Various scholarships are open to students wishing to follow a Master's program at the TU/e. A requirement of most scholarships is that you have been admitted to a Master's program before you may apply to the scholarship. It is therefore important that you take good note of the scholarships deadlines and apply well in advance to the TU/e Master's program of your choice in time to meet the scholarship deadline. Students from EU countries may also optionally get a grant.

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.