The Master’s degree program "Polymer Technologies and Science" aims at conveying the following competencies and skills:
- Advanced knowledge in key subject fields of polymer engineering and science
- Special in-depth expertise by being able to select from an advanced elective track of optional courses and choosing a thesis topic in any of the following fields:
Polymer testing, characterization, and material structure property performance relationships; polymer processing and conversion technologies, including theoretical aspects and practical laboratory work; polymer product engineering and design: advanced methods of experimentation and computation, modeling and simulation.
- Expertise in providing solutions for polymer engineering related problems and assignments in an industrial environment, requiring multidisciplinary knowledge of the product creation chain
- Methodological competencies and expertise in setting up, performing and presenting polymer engineering and science driven and/or market oriented research projects