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Chemical Engineering 

Instituto Superior Técnico

Doctorate On Campus
36 months
7000 EUR/year
1063 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The objective of the Chemical Engineering programme from Instituto Superior Técnico is to give the students a solid, transdisciplinary and advanced education in Chemical Engineering, which will prepare them for leadership in a carrier in engineering, and providing them with the capability of developing independent research and development projects.

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The doctoral programme in Chemical Engineering from Instituto Superior Técnico aims at the scientific solution of problems relating to the renovation of the classical processing industries, as well as the development of new processes in such different and promising areas as nanotechnologies, renewable energies, artificial organs, biocompatible polymers, semiconductors and others, with major impact on the future satisfaction of human needs.


Doctors in Chemical Engineering are particularly prepared to carry out scientific and technological research and development, as well as consulting entrepreneurship in the field of Chemical Engineering. 

Major areas include: the chemical and petrochemical processing, Pharmaceuticals, food processing, environmental protection and clean technologies, new materials, cosmetics, textiles and biotechnology.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Experimental Techniques and Methodologies
  • Outreach and Teaching Skills - Deq
  • Advanced Strategies in Organic Synthesis
  • Structural and Analytical Methods
  • Therapeutical Chemistry
  • Advanced in Chemical Engineering
  • Momentum, Mass and Energy Transfer
  • Heterogeneous Catalysis
  • Homogeneous Catalysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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

A 2 nd cycle in chemical engineering is preferable, but candidates with a 2 nd cycle in other technological/scientific areas are welcome, with the doctoral program providing the required extra knowledge in chemical engineering.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7000 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1063 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1063 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.


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