The major future challenges for planet earth are climate change, limited resources, pollution, human population growth and loss of biodiversity.
The Environmental Engineering Program at Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne focuses on environmental engineering in natural systems where solutions must be developed under conditions of incomplete information, spatial heterogeneity, and uncertainty. We also emphasize contemporary issues related to complex interactions taking place in built and urban environments.
The Master in Environmental Sciences and Engineering offers a wide range of courses grouped in three specializations: Environmental Chemistry and Bioprocess Engineering/ Natural Water, Soil and Ecosystems Engineering / Environmental Monitoring and Modeling.
- Air pollution and climate change
- Environmental Transport phenomena
- Spatial statistics and analysis
- Water and wastewater treatment
- Water resources engineering
- Advanced Satellite Positioning
- Applied wastewater engineering
- Biomineralization: from nature to application
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesEnvironmental Engineering Bio & Biomedical Engineering Environmental Sciences View 6 other Masters in Environmental Engineering in Switzerland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Your resumé (curriculum vitae).
- Copy of your University degree(s), if already available.
- Complete transcripts from each university you have attended.
- A statement of purpose. See below for a detailed explanation.
- Your identity card or passport.
- Extra documents, such as TOEFL or GRE scores, research publications, or other portfolios of your previous work, are welcome but not compulsory.
International1316 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 658 EUR per semester during 24 months.
EU/EEA1316 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 658 EUR per semester during 24 months.
CHF 730 per semester
Living costs for Lausanne
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.