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Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

University of Copenhagen

24 months
Duration
14788 EUR/year
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About

Climate change, environmental changes and the use of the world’s natural resources have an impact on all of us. The future challenges are huge and numerous – after graduation from the Environmental and Natural Resource Economics programme at the University of Copenhagen, you can help solve them.

Overview

The Environmental and Natural Resource Economics programme at the University of Copenhagen is a social science programme where you study economics, the environment and natural resources in both a national and global context.

Career opportunities

  • With the increasing global focus on sustainability, you will have excellent career opportunities as a graduate from the MSc programme in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics. You will typically work with environmental and natural resource economic analyses, project and policy assessments, as well as management and development assignments.
  • You will often be working in a multidisciplinary setting and often with some degree of leadership or management as you, with your knowledge of both social and natural science, will often become the link between different disciplines, e.g. between economists and biologists and developers and conservationists.
  • You may work in private companies, public institutions or NGOs, both nationally and internationally – and often in the green sector where the strong growth creates more and more interesting job opportunities for environmental and natural resource economists.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Natural Resource Economics
  • Incentives and Regulation
  • Economic Valuation Methods and Cost Benefit Analysis
  • Applied Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
  • Ecology and Ecosystems Science in relation to Environmental Economics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

If you hold one of the degrees listed below, you are considered to meet all academic requirements.

  • BSc in Natural Resources with the specialisation in Environmental Economics from the University of Copenhagen
  • BSc in Agricultural Economics from the University of Copenhagen
  • BSc in Economics from the University of Copenhagen

Other bachelor’s degrees

  • If you have a bachelor’s degree other than those listed above, you must submit additional documentation along with your application so the University can evaluate whether or not you meet the admission requirements. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14788 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7394 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • Tuition fee: DKK 55,000 per semester

Living costs for Copenhagen

7928 - 13456 DKK /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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