About us

Institute of General Chemical Engineering (IGCE) was founded in 2010 by merging the Department of General Chemical Engineering and RTU Rudolfs Cimdins Riga Biomaterials Innovation and Development Centre. Institute is a part of Riga Technical University (RTU) Faculty of Material Science and Applied Chemistry (FMSAC).

Institute head is asoc.prof. Dr.sc.ing. Jānis Ločs. IGCE employs more than 30 employees engaged in academic and research work.

ICGE scientific work is organized according to the Quality Management System ISO 9001: 2000.

Registration number in The Ministry of Education and Science: Nr. 321151