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Chemistry and Technology of Foodstuffs

Brno University of Technology

48 months
2000 EUR/year
2000 EUR/year
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The aim of the Chemistry and Technology of Foodstuffs study at Brno University of Technology is to reach the balance between theoretical and experimental skills and the application of the general procedures in chemistry and food technology.


The Chemistry and Technology of Foodstuffs program at Brno University of Technology is oriented both in food production with the emphasize to secure and develop advanced technologies, as well as in quality control and safety of food products. That is why the students will complete courses of disciplines necessary for the study. The program is oriented both to food production with the respect to the implementation and development of advanced technologies and to the control of quality and safety of food products. This corresponds with the necessary disciplines the students will complete during the course of their studies. The graduates find jobs in the university and non-university research ,in the research and development departments of private companies - both in the Czech Republic and the EU (e.g. European Food Safety Authority, DG SANCO), in the complex of agro-food plants etc. The graduate are also qualified to work in the institutions of state control and business organizations.

Graduates with Chemistry and Technology of Foodstuffs will:

  • gain and develop theoretical knowledge and experimental skills in the areas of food chemistry and engineering processes of food production, applied analytical and physical chemistry, microbiology, biochemistry and molecular biotechnology. 
  • be focused on manufacturing, processing, storage, quality control and food safety. 
  • gain theoretical knowledge and practical experimental skills and experience necessary for independent creative solutions of the problems in a wide and complex area of food chemistry. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Food Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Food Analysis
  • Bioprocess engineering for food industry
  • Colloid chemistry for food industry
  • Metrology and experimental data processing
  • Advanced Molecular Biotechnology
  • Advanced Organic Chemistry
  • Advanced bioanalytical methods
  • Mikrobiology in Food Industry
  • Engineering for Food Industry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Master degree in chemical engineering, food chemistry or other chemical specializations earned at university faculties, ICT Prague or agricultural universities.
  • CV including (i) a list of published works and information on the professional activities and results achieved by the applicant so far in addressing the issues related to the selected doctoral degree study topic, and (ii) where appropriate, other relevant supporting documents demonstrating his/her professional competence, such as referrals from persons with whom the applicant has been professionally in contact; and
  • letter of intent in which the applicant shall comment on the expected involvement in future scientific work and justify the choice of the topic.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2000 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2000 EUR per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Brno

13555 - 21979 CZK /month
Living costs

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