Urban, Energy and Environmental Planning

Aalborg University

24 months
13514 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Urban, Energy and Environmental Planning in Aalborg University is the education for you if your ambitions are e.g. to address the future transportation challenges, make Denmark the first country supplied by 100% renewable energy, make Danish and international companies environmentally responsible, work with the challenges for future urban planning such as ghettos or climate changes.


The MSc programme in Urban, Energy and Environmental Planning is offered at Aalborg University in Aalborg. It is an internationally oriented programme and therefore all teaching will be in English.  

You can choose between the following specialisations:

  • Cities and Sustainability
  • Environmental Management and Sustainability Science
  • Sustainable Energy Planning and Management
  • Urban Planning and Management

The aim of the programme is to provide you with an understanding of the leading theories and practical experiences within environmental management and sustainability. The programme enables you to define and solve environmentally related problems in the business world as well as in public organisations and the broader society.

Job and Career

Joining Master in Environmental Management at Aalborg University, you have chosen an exiting future, where you yourself contribute to form your career. You will find career opportunities in private consultancy firms and private companies as well as public organisations and international organisations.

Exemples of Jobs:
  • Environment Manager
  • Environmental Consultants
  • CSR Manager 
  • Regional Environmental Advisor 
  • Principal Environmental / Sustainability Consultant 
  • Environmental Officer  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories of Science and Research Designs 
  • Sustainable Consumption and Production
  • Sustainable Products and Services 
  • The Socio-Technical Context of Planning 
  • Natural Resource Management 
  • Sustainability Assessment and Societal Decision Processes 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission to a Master’s programme – whether it is taught in English or Danish – requires:

  • Successful completion of a relevant and recognised university Bachelor’s degree equivalent to a Danish Bachelor’s degree in level and length (180 ECTS).
  • Successful fulfilment of specific admission requirements related to the relevant Master's degree programme.
  • Successful fulfilment of language requirements, i.e. an AAU approved English test for Master’s programmes taught in English, and a Danish proficiency test (Studieprøven i Dansk) in case a programme is taught in Danish.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13514 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6757 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

50,400 DKK


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Urban, Energy and Environmental Planning
Aalborg University