Second year: Biomaterials Science (N5T) 30 ECTS
Obligatory if not included in prior studies (10 ECTS)
Elective courses (to reach 30 ECTS)
Interfacial Phenomena in Renewable Materials Research Project P V
I, II, III, IV, V
Polymer Blends and Composites
Product Development – Project Course
Polymer Reaction Engineering
Biomass Pretreatment and Fractionation
Computer aided visualization and scientific presentation
Individual study in Biomaterials Science
Interfaces and Nanomaterials
One language course supporting the master’s thesis writing may be included.
max 5 ECTS
The Master’s Thesis (30 ECTS)
Master’s thesis in Aalto University is equivalent to 30 ECTS. Aalto University sets the following formal requirements for the Master’s thesis:
(i) the topic of the thesis has to be accepted by Aalto University,
(ii) the supervisor or co-supervisor of the thesis must be a professor in Aalto University,
(iii) master’s thesis must have one or two advisors, holding minimum M.Sc. degree,
(iv) the thesis must be assessed at Aalto University.
The Master’s thesis work is typically done in collaboration with one or more industrial companies, and the advisor(s) can also be from industry. The topic, supervisor, advisor(s), and the language for the thesis are approved officially by the Degree Programme Committee.