The Master's degree (120 ECTS) consists of core studies, specialisation studies, minor studies and free elective studies.
The extent of core studies is 12 ECTS for students, who have completed their B.Sc. at LUT, and 16 ECTS for the students directly admitted to this M.Sc. programme.
The minimum extent of specialisation studies is 72 ECTS. If the total of specialisation studies exceeds 80 ECTS cr., no minor studies are required.
The extent of the minor studies is a min. of 20 ECTS cr. The following minors are recommended for the M.Sc. in
YmDSaResp Environmental Responsibility
EnDMES Modelling of Energy Systems
KeSOD400 Biobased Chemical Engineering (suitable for distance learning).
If the total of specialisation studies exceeds 80 cr., no minor studies are required.
The student must take enough free elective studies to reach the total of 120 ECTS cr. required for the Master’s degree.
The student may include any courses taught at LUT in his/her Master's degree. Studies in other domestic or foreign higher education institutions,
the leadership training provided by the National Defence Forces and internship (BH10A1500 Work Internship in Master's Degree, a max. of 8 ECTS cr.)
can be included in the degree by application; the studies are approved by the Head of Degree Programme.
The MSc in Bioenergy Systems is also available as a Double Degree Programme for the students of our partner universities.
The Double Degree Programme has a separate degree structure of its own.
See the degree structures for details.