Certificate Sustainable Chemistry and Benign by Design: Application

Apply online until December 10th

Thank you for your interest in our Sustainable Chemistry and Benign by Design certificate. On this page you will find all important information about your application.

Directly to the online application

Admission requirements

For the Sustainable Chemistry and Benign by Design certificate, you must meet the following entry requirements (Subject to the formal amendment decision):

  • a completed bachelor's degree in chemistry or a degree of at least equivalent level in a related field, provided that it imparts knowledge in general, organic, physical and inorganic chemistry
  • relevant work experience of one year
  • advanced knowledge of English

The following tests are accepted as proof of English language skills:

  • TOEFL internet-based with at least 92 points
  • IELTS (Academic Version) with at least 6.5 points
  • CAE/CPE with at least level C1, Grade B
  • TOEIC-4 Skills Test with at least 720 points in listening and reading and 310 points in speaking and writing

Start of study & deadlines

Applications for the Sustainable Chemistry and Benign by Design certificate programme are open online anytime until December 10th. Through our online application system, you can easily complete your application online and upload your documents. You can also cache your application and complete it later. After the application deadline, all documents will be reviewed and the admission process will begin.

Application documents

You must upload the following documents when applying online for the Sustainable Chemistry and Benign by Design certificate:

  • First University Degree
  • Proof of English language skillss
  • Proof of one year relevant work experience


Upon receipt of your application for the certificate Sustainable Chemistry and Benign by Design, you will receive a written confirmation of receipt from us by e-mail. If we need further documents from you, we will contact you. As soon as we have received and checked your complete application documents, you will receive a letter of admission.

If you have any further questions about the application process, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Contact & Advising


Lisa Keßler, M.Sc.
Universitätsallee 1, C13.313c
21335 Lüneburg
Fon +49.4131.677-4110

E-Mail Contact

Please feel free to contact us via schem@leuphana.de.