Professional Master in Technology of Perfumes, Cosmetics and Dyes


The master of "Technologies of Perfumes, Cosmetics and Dyes" train students with high-level expertise in chemistry adapted to the needs of research and development for the industry of cosmetics, fragrances and dyes. The theoretical and technical knowledge acquired by the students as well as the study of new advances in scientific research and product development in the field of cosmetics, perfumes and dyes allow rapid and effective integration of these students as executives in the key sectors of the concerned industries.

Acquired Skills

  • Advanced Organic Synthesis and Medicinal Chemistry.
  • Knowledge of raw materials and cosmetic actives.
  • Chemistry of odorants.
  • Dye Chemistry.
  • Formulation and development of new products in the following sectors: cosmetics, paints and varnishes, perfumes and flavoring molecules.
  • Control of analytical techniques, control of raw materials in the concerned sectors.
  • Study of the manufacturing process from design to marketing.
  • Regulation and product evaluation.
  • Knowledge of the sector.
  • Management and quality assurance of industries and analytical laboratories.
  • ISO 9001 and 22716
  • Concepts in the law on the employment contract.
  • Management and useful Marketing Concepts in a business.
  • Business organization, classification, structure and strategy of the company.

Admission Conditions

Recruitment: Applications are reviewed by an admission committee. The best candidates are selected after interview

Required Level:

Bac+4 (Master 1 of Molecular Chemistry)


Bachelor of Science in Chemistry


Depending on the market and available internships, between 10 and 12 students

Further Studies / Career Opportunities

  • Industries of cosmetics, paints, perfumes and drugstore industries etc. ... (Research & Development, Production Control, Marketing, ...).
  • Control and analysis Laboratory.
  • Certification and Standards services: services responsible for standards and regulations related to the quality of products in the sectors defined above.
  • Consultancy or expertise cabinets.
  • Ministries of industry, economy and health.

Technology of Perfumes, Cosmetics and Dyes M2 Courses


  • M1 Molecular Chemistry

General Infos

  • Diploma Level: BAC+5
  • Studies Duration:

    1 year

  • Type: Professional
  • Teaching Language: French
  • Total Credits Number: 60
  • Location: Pierre Gemayel University campus - Fanar
  • Supervisor: Samar Bahzad Eid
  • Email: s.eid(at)ul.edu.lb

Selected Projects

  • Eau de Cologne pour bébé: formulation, développement et analyse (2012-2013)
  • Mise au point et optimisation d’une nouvelle formule de lingettes démaquillantes pour tout type de peau (2012-2013)
  • Formulation d’un produit solaire à base d’émulsion (2012-2013)
  • Nouvelle formulation d’un anti transpirant sans alcool (2012-2013)
  • Conception d’un body Splash: brume parfumée rafraichissante et hydratante (2012-2013)
  • Antiperspirants : Formulation et Optimisation (2013-2014)
  • Formulation d’un gel-crème anti-points noirs pour le visage (2013-2014)
  • Formulation d’une huile pour bébé (2013-2014)

Selected Courses