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Environment and Natural Resources

University of Iceland

Master On Campus
24 months
Duration
Free
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About

The Master in Environment and Natural Resources at University of Iceland is a unique interdisciplinary and international programme that provides academic insight into the various aspects of environmental issues and the utilisation of natural resources.

Overview

Master in Environment and Natural Resources at University of Iceland is tailored to different student needs in terms of academic background and interests. 

The ENR programme is organised jointly by all of the University of Iceland Schools and students graduate from different Faculties, depending on their thesis advisor's home faculty. 

The ENR programme consists of:

  • core courses
  • restrictive electives
  • electives
  • a research thesis.

Students graduate with MA or MS in Environment and Natural Resources. 

 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Science communication and thesis writing 
  • Introduction to Environment and Natural Resources 
  • Sustainable Development, Environmental Policy and Resource Management 
  • Environmental Governance
  • Ecology B 
  • Ethics of Nature
  • Renewable energy: introduction 
  • Energy economics, energy policy and sustainable development 
  • Interdisciplinary group project within renewable energy 
  • Sustainable energy options 
  • Life-Cycle analysis 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Nordic citizens are exempt and may apply for graduate studies until 15 April. 

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Required

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.
85
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).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

Documents Required:

  • Online application form
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV): submitted online with the application form
  • Statement of Purpose: submitted online with the application form
  • Transcripts: submitted electronically AND in hard copy
  • Two Letters of Recommendation: submitted electronically by the referees OR in hard copy 
  • English Language Proficiency Requirement

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

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

Students at the University of Iceland do not pay tuition fees, only an annual registration fee of ISK 75,000 (477 EUR)

Funding

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Updated over a year ago

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