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


  • 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 Mrs. Lisa Lux, if you are interested in graduate work at IFAD.