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Environmental Sciences

University of Vienna

24 months
Duration
1454 EUR/year
Free
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About

The master’s programme and research network Environmental Sciences at University of Vienna is a hub for students and scientists who want to apply deep scientific thought to the earth environment and some of its most urgent problems. 

Overview

Geoscientists, life scientists, geographers, chemists, physicists, mathematicians, economists and lawyers come together to tackle these problems in a collaborative way. Our goal is to prepare a new generation of professionals and scientists for solving the challenges ahead.

Learning outcomes

  • The interdisciplinary Environmental Sciences programme at University of Vienna focuses on the analysis of fundamental environmental processes using know-how from a wide range of scientific fields. This disciplinary diversity is reflected not only in the diversity of the fields of expertise of the faculty, but also in the diversity of students coming from various areas of science.
  • The master's programme deals with the scientific principles underlying the relationship between humans and the environment, focusing on system analysis. For this purpose, students acquire extensive skills in the relevant fields of natural sciences, in particular earth sciences and biology. The curriculum is internationally oriented and courses are held in English.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals (Environmental Chemistry and Geochemistry; Environmental Biology; Environmental Pollutants, Element Cycles)
  • Systems (Marine Systems; Ground and Surface Water Systems; Atmospheric Systems; Terrestrial Systems)
  • Integrated Knowledge (Legislation, Policy and Economics; Models in Environmental Sciences; Seminar on Environmental Sciences)
  • Specialisation (A: Biogeochemical Cycles and Global Change, B and C: Environmental Pollution and Remediation)
  • Master’s thesis and public defence

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadlines for EU/EEA students:

  • Winter - 30 November
  • Summer - 30 April 

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • List of degree programmes
  • Admission with a degree from the University of Vienna
  • Admission with a degree from another university
  • Degree programmes with an entrance exam procedure
  • Visiting Master

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1454 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 727 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • As an EU/EEA/CH citizen you only have to pay the Students' Union fee (20.20 Euro). 
  • Non-EU/EEA students pay the fee plus the Students' Union fee of 20.20 Euro

Living costs for Vienna

861 - 1331 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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