mb-cn is a specific program of the Chemical Engineering Master’s program at Paderborn University:
Required subjects The required subjects consist of four basic mandatory modules.
Technical required electives Five technical required electives have to be registered for. In the mb-cn program, the modules "Chinese" and "Technical communication in China" are mandatory technical required electives. The other required electives can be selected freely.
Non-technical module The non-technical module is determined by "Intercultural competence".
Industrial internship The industrial internship is an engineering internship with the primary purpose to acquire some practical experience mainly related to chemical engineering.
Student research paper "mb-cn" students carry out their student research paper as part of a semester abroad at our partner university in Qingdao under the supervision of German scientists. At the same time, they offer tutorials for Chinese students with German language skills: learning by doing!
Master's thesis The Master's thesis is carried out at least in part at a plant of one of our German partner companies in China, optionally in conjunction with an internship.
"mb-cn" summer school The summer school is a four-week program and takes place in September prior to the start of the semester in Qingdao.
Degree: Master of Science (M. Sc.), complemented by a diploma supplement "mb-cn"