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Master’s Programme in Biorefineries 2019-2020 (120 ECTS)


• This is a Master of Science in Technology (M.Sc. Tech.), Diplomi-insinööri (DI) degree amounting to 120 ECTS
• A higher university degree gives eligibility to apply for scientific doctoral studies
• Duration two years, full-time studies of 60 ECTS per academic year
• MSc in Biorefineries is suitable for distance learning.

Learning Outcomes of the Programme

After completion of the MSc programme in Biorefineries the graduate
• has acquired comprehensive knowledge of the modern biorefining technology, products and raw materials. This includes also the current technology e.g. pulping processes.
• has good knowledge of technologies integrated to biorefineries, e.g. waste water treatment
• is able to demonstrate a critical understanding of sustainable solutions and technologies, problem-solving skills and ability to design and develop practical biorefining applications
• has the courage to create innovations and new technical solutions
• possesses project working and communication skills needed in the modern networked environment.

Degree Structure

A Master's degree (120 ECTS) consists of core studies, specialisation studies, minor studies and free elective studies.
Students of the MSc in Biorefineries specialise in Biobased Process Engineering.

See Uni-portal:
Master's Studies in Chemical Engineering