Biobased Sciences (MBS) / MSc

MSc Common part

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Common Part

RO-1: Choose either RO-1A or RO-1B
- If RO-1A is selected, choose 3 credits worth of Modular Skills Training courses (MOS).
RO-2: Choose either an internship from RO-2 or a second thesis of 24 credits from one of the chairs offering an internship in RO-2
RO-3: Choose at least 12 credits. Students who completed the Micromaster Biobased Sciences for Sustainability prior to enrollment in the master but after completing their bachelor can choose this Micromaster to replace BCT23806 and BMO26806.


CourseEctsCS/ROPhasePeriod
ZSS-06000General Safety0.00CSM11WD
ZSS-06100Laboratory Safety0.00CSM11WD
ZSS-06200Fieldwork Safety0.00CSM11WD
YBT-30301Boundary crossing in Biobased Sciences1.00CSM1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CPT-30503Data Science Ethics3.00RO1BM16AF
YMC-60300Modular Skills Training3.00RO1AM1/21AF, 2AF, 3AF, 5AF, 6AF
YMC-60809Academic Consultancy Training9.00RO1AM1/21WD, 2WD, 3MO, 3MO+4WD+4WD, 5WD, 6WD
YMC-60809Academic Consultancy Training9.00RO1BM1/21WD, 2WD, 3MO, 3MO+4WD+4WD, 5WD, 6WD
AEP-70424MSc Internship Agricultural Economics and Rural Policy24.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
BCT-70424MSc Internship Biobased Chemistry and Technology24.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
BMO-70424MSc Internship Business Management and Organisation24.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
BPE-70324MSc Internship Bioprocess Engineering24.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CSA-70924MSc Internship Crop Physiology24.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
DEC-70424MSc Internship Development Economics24.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
ENR-70424MSc Internship Environmental Economics and Natural Resources24.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
ETE-70424MSc Internship Environmental Technology24.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
ORC-70424MSc Internship Organic Chemistry24.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
ORL-70424MSc Internship Operations Research and Logistics24.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
PBR-70424MSc Internship Plant Breeding24.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
BCT-34324Micromaster Biobased Sciences for Sustainability24.00RO3M11,2,3,4,5,6
BCT-34818Micromaster Biobased Chemistry and Technology18.00RO3M11,2,3,4,5,6
BMO-26806Circular Economy6.00RO3M11AF
BCT-23806Principles of Biobased Economy6.00RO3M11MO





A - Spec. A - Biomass Production and Carbon Capture

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Limited choice:

RO-1: choose 6 credits RO-2: choose either RO-2A or RO-2B

CourseEctsCS/ROPhasePeriod
PBR-37306Advanced Bioresources6.00CSM15AF
CSA-21306Seagriculture: Seaweed Biology and Cultivation6.00RO1M12AF
FEM-30806Resource Dynamics and Sustainable Utilization6.00RO1M12AF
PBR-31306Bioresources6.00RO1M12MO
PPS-30306Quantitative Analysis of Land Use Systems (QUALUS)6.00RO1M13WD
FTE-34806Modelling of Biobased Production Systems6.00RO1M21AF
CSA-30306Advanced Crop Physiology6.00RO2AM13WD
PBR-30306Breeding for Stress Tolerance and Quality6.00RO2BM15MO
CSA-80936MSc Thesis Crop Physiology36.00RO2AM21,2,3,4,5,6
PBR-80436MSc Thesis Plant Breeding36.00RO2BM21,2,3,4,5,6





B - Spec. B - Biorefinery and Conversion

 »  Planning programme & specialization

Limited choice:

RO-1: choose at least 6 credits
RO-2: choose at least 6 credits
RO-3: choose 1 MSc thesis

CourseEctsCS/ROPhasePeriod
BCT-33806Conversions in Biobased Sciences6.00RO1M12AF
BPE-36806Advanced Separation Process Design6.00RO1M14WD
ETE-30306Biological Processes for Resource Recovery6.00RO1M14WD
ORC-30306Applied Biocatalysis6.00RO2M11AF
BCT-32306Advanced Biorefinery6.00RO2M15AF
BPE-35306Microalgae Biotechnology6.00RO2M15MO
ETE-35306Environmental Electrochemical Engineering6.00RO2M15MO
BCT-80436MSc Thesis Biobased Chemistry and Technology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
BPE-80336MSc Thesis Bioprocess Engineering36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
ETE-80436MSc Thesis Environmental Technology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
ORC-80436MSc Thesis Organic Chemistry36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6





C - Spec. C - Biobased and Circular Economy

 »  Planning programme & specialization

Limited choice:

RO-1: choose 6 credits
RO-2: choose either RO-2A, RO2-B, RO2-C, RO-2D or RO-2E

CourseEctsCS/ROPhasePeriod
BMO-33806Entrepreneurship in the Circular Economy6.00RO1M12AF
AEP-32806Life Science Economics and Policies6.00RO1M12MO
BMO-34806Biobased & Circular Business6.00RO1M12MO
ORL-32806Sustainability Analysis6.00RO1M13WD
MAT-20306Advanced Statistics6.00RO2CM12AF, 2MO, 5MO, 6MO
ETE-34306Energy, Water and Nutrient Cycles in the Built Environment6.00RO2EM13WD
ENR-31306Economics and Management of Natural Resources6.00RO2CM14WD
ENR-31306Economics and Management of Natural Resources6.00RO2DM14WD
BMO-31306Advanced Business Research (ABR)6.00RO2AM15AF, 6AF
ORL-32306Biobased Logistics6.00RO2BM16AF
BMO-80436MSc Thesis Business Management and Organisation36.00RO2AM21,2,3,4,5,6
ORL-80436MSc Thesis Operations Research and Logistics36.00RO2BM21,2,3,4,5,6
ENR-80436MSc Thesis Environmental Economics and Natural Resources36.00RO2CM21,2,3,4,5,6
AEP-80436MSc Thesis Agricultural Economics and Rural Policy36.00RO2DM21,2,3,4,5,6
ETE-81836MSc Thesis Urban Systems Engineering36.00RO2EM21,2,3,4,5,6