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  Chemical and Materials Engineering


Vrije Universiteit Brussel    Faculty of Engineering

Full time September MSc 2 years
Engineering (12) Materials Science (24)

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Are you ready to embark on a journey towards becoming a skilled scientific engineer in the field of Chemical and Materials Engineering? The Master's programme at VUB offers a comprehensive curriculum with a strong emphasis on both Process Technology and Materials profiles. Dive into a world of innovative engineering solutions across various modern sectors, specializing in either Process Technology or Material Science. Develop the skills to design sustainable materials, optimize production facilities, and tackle environmental challenges. With a common core of 56 ECTS, this programme ensures a seamless integration between the two profiles, providing a well-rounded education. Benefit from a high level of scientific education, interact with internationally recognized professors, and explore a wide range of job opportunities upon graduation. If you hold a bachelor's degree in a related field and meet the entry requirements, seize this opportunity to join a dynamic and interdisciplinary programme that will prepare you for a successful career in the industry.

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Course content

The Master in Chemical and Material Engineering (120 ECTS) offers a solid core of courses in both of these engineering fields. The integrated and the multidisciplinary approach provides students up-to-date knowledge enabling them to propose innovative engineering solutions in numerous modern technological sectors. Students have the possibility to specialize in Process technology or Material Science. This programme encompasses two distinct profiles: Process Technology and Materials. The master’s programme has a common core of 56 ECTS, ensuring a strong mutual interaction and integration between both profiles.

The Master of Chemical and Materials Engineering program consists of two profiles: Process Technology and Materials.

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Entry Requirements

Admission decisions for students from other institutions are based upon evaluation of a complete application file. Students with a bachelor in the same field of study have direct access after the evaluation of their application file. The admission for holders of another engineering degree is based upon evaluation and approval by the curriculum council .
You have an overall degree above average, which in the US grading means level B or a GPA of minimum 3 out of 4.

The English language requirements can be found on View Website


Fees

Tuition fees (2024-2025):
EU/EEA nationals: 835 €/year
Non EU/EEA nationals: 2782 €/year

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Scholarships

Value of Scholarship(s)

8,000 Euros/year

Eligibility

Citizenship: all nationalities

Study fields: please contact mastermind@vub.be for more information.

Required degree: Bachelor/undergraduate degree

An Official letter of acceptance issued by the Education and Student Administration Office at the VUB is needed before one can apply for the scholarship. (Submission deadline for this document is later, see application form for more details)

Minimum CGPA of 3.5 out of 4 (https://www.scholaro.com/gpa-calculator/)

Passing an English language test is compulsory and the required scores are higher than those for entry to the university: TOEFL iBT minimum 94, IELTS academic module minimum Band 7.0 or C1 level with a minimum score of 185 on the Cambridge English Qualifications.


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