MSc in Industrial Biotechnology


Area of Studies

engineering, technology



Degree (in English)

Master of Science

  • English
Course Duration

1,5 year (3 semesters)

ECTS points



Lodz University of Technology, International Faculty of Engineering

Tuition and Other Fees

8000 PLN per semester (approx. 1800 EUR)

Application Deadline(s)

June/July For details check:

Course Description

Course Profile

The program is carried out by the Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Sciences. Industrial Biotechnology is a degree program taught entirely in English. It integrates biological and technical sciences to exploit enzymes, organisms, and cells to produce products.

Industrial Biotechnology is for individuals who are interested in making use of biological systems, living organisms, and enzymes to create or modify specific products or processes. During the studies, while learning about molecular mechanisms that regulate the processes occurring in living organisms and interact with the environment, the student will be able to design modern, ecological bio-products, generate bioenergy and design sustainable processes for the food, feed, chemical, pharmaceutical, energy, and environmental industries. The interdisciplinary curriculum has been well received by employers from the life-science sector and it allows the student to define their interests and make informed decisions on further professional development.


  • Biochemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Bioinformatics
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Biochemical Engineering
  • Biotechnological Equipment
  • Industrial Fermentation Technology
  • Management of Innovations in Biotechnology
  • Basics of Marketing


  • Fermentation Technology and Technical Microbiology
  • Molecular Biotechnology and Technical Biochemistry
Education Requirements

Candidates have to hold a legalized diploma of first degree studies or another foreign document that entitles them to continue education at the second degree studies level.

A candidate must have very good knowledge of English proven by an international language certificate or an official document issued by candidate’s university stating that English was medium of instruction on the first degree study programme they have completed.

List of accepted international language certificates is also available on our website:


International Cooperation Centre
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