Study contents

A particular strength of the Department of Raw Materials Processing and Recycling is its broad effect in process engineering, which is also reflected in teaching.

The teaching areas and teaching contents are:

Raw material preparation:

  • Shredding
  • Classification
  • Sorting
  • solid-liquid separation

Waste processing:

  • mechanical
  • chemical
  • thermal treatment


  • Leaching
  • Separation and Purification Technologies
  • Electrowinning


  • Strategies and structures
  • Overall concepts
  • Procedure

Sewage technology:

  • mechanical
  • chemistry
  • biological treatment

The list of lectures offered in this semester can be viewed here.

Please contact Mr. Mathias Nippraschk, if you are interested in graduate work at IFAD.

Die genannten Fächer sind Bestandteil insbesondere folgender Studienrichtungen:

Nachhaltige Rohstoffgewinnung und Recycling (Bachelor)

Energie- und Rohstoffe (Bachelor)

Geoenvironmental Engineering (Bachelor)

Verfahrenstechnik/Chemieingenieurwesen (Bachelor)

Digital Technologies (Bachelor und Master)

Umweltverfahrenstechnik und Recycling (Master)

Technische Betriebswirtschaftslehre (Master)