Specialisation: Biorefinery and Conversion

The specialisation Biorefinery and Conversion focuses on the processing steps, starting from biomass refinery up to the production of chemicals, biopolymers or renewable energy. Engineering is fully integrated with physical and organic chemistry, biochemistry and biology and product quality- and process requirements from the interested party and/or customer.


Courses Biorefinery and Conversion

Learn more about all the courses in the Study handbook.

In 2017/2018 courses of this specialisation can already be followed within the MSc Biotechnology as specialisation Environmental and Biobased Technology.

This specialisation will be part of the MSc Biobased Sciences as of September 2018, under the condition of approval by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Sciences, and accreditation by the Dutch-Flemish Accreditation Organization (NVAO).