Chemical Engineering, Ph.D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
  • English (book IELTS)
    Language

About

Chemical engineering PhD studies are a traditional, research based, usually four-year, doctoral degree program, which provides:

  • A thorough grounding in the fundamental principles of chemical engineering, as well as an intensive research experience;
  • A mentoring-intensive environment with co-supervision flexibility, allowing students to work with the outstanding Lithuanian scientist of their field;
  • The real-world experience through an experimental and practical assignments, hands-on operation of the modern pilot scale equipment and analytical techniques;
  • The accessibility to a modern computer technology enabling the process modelling, simulation and control;

The accessibility to a wide-range of seminars, conferences and scientific workshops.

Double degree programme with Technical University of Košice, Slovakia

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    30 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Blended

Programme Structure

Studies consist of 30 ECTS comprising 4-5 study modules, at least one of them must be taken abroad, and research

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.

    Book IELTS
  • 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

Minimum Qualification for Admission to PhD Programme in Chemical Engineering:

1.  Master’s or equivalent qualification diploma.

2. Sum of the ECTS gained for courses in chemical and chemical engineering during bachelors and masters studies >=30.

Tuition Fee

The tuition fee only for self-funded positions.

Living costs for Kaunas

  • 350 - 800 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

All applicants are eligible to apply for Lithuanian state-funded places. Monthly scholarship for state-funded PhD students is 395,20 EUR/month (first year) and 456 EUR/month (2-4th year). Additional scholarships available.

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