Study programmes

Petroleum Technological Processes

Petroleum Technological Processes
Degree awarded
Master‘s studies
Field of study
Engineering sciences
Master of Chemical Engineering
1,5 years
Credits (ECTS)
Course language
Russian, English

All information about admission can be found here.

Application deadline
June 30, 2019
Start date
September 02, 2019
Tuition fee
2880 EUR per Year

Klaipėda University

84 Herkaus Manto St, Klaipeda
LT-92294 Lithuania
Tel. +370 463 98 905
Fax +370 463 98 999



Education plays a key role in the development and maintenance of the economic viability and growth of the petroleum industry. Whether you are a plant operator or supervisor, an engineer, project manager, executive, regulator, or attorney, or just curious about petroleum technologies, Klaipėda University has a Petroleum Technologies Processes programme for you.

The main aim of the Master's degree programme in Petroleum Technological Processes is to prepare highly qualified engineers of petroleum technological processes with profound knowledge of chemical engineering, petroleum production, oil refining, and interdisciplinary subjects who would be able to apply research methods to the sustainable petroleum industry development. The Master's degree programme in Petroleum Technological Processes provides students with comprehensive education and engineering tools needed for the solution of future challenges, for putting forward proposals for the improvement of petroleum technologies, and for work in an international environment.

Career options

Masters in Chemical Engineering (Petroleum Technological Processes) can do research, technological, expert, advisory, and managerial work in oil refineries, oil fields, petroleum and petroleum product terminals, scientific institutions, chemical laboratories, or continue in doctoral studies. On acquiring managerial and practical experience, they can work as executives in the petroleum business.


In terms of the study infrastructure, the Faculty has created good working and study conditions for students. Students can carry out scientific research in three research laboratories. The amount of the equipment is sufficient for the intended lab work /scientific research. Moreover, students can work in the laboratories of the Marine Research Institute.



Srinivasan Chandran (graduated in 2016)

I miss my university… I like our department just because our staff members are so kind and friendly, and I like the atmosphere, which is excellent for studies.

Student experience