Urban Environmental Management, M.Sc. | Wageningen University and Research | Wageningen, Netherlands
24 months
Duration
19600 EUR/year
2314 EUR/year
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About

Sustainable management of the urban environment has become one of the major challenges of the 21st century as you will learn during the Urban Environmental Management programme at the Wageningen University and Research. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

This development calls for control of the environmental impacts of urbanisation like growing traffic, increasing waste emissions, deteriorating air and water quality, and growth in energy and resource consumption.

Why this programme?

  • A broad perspective on the water cycle for urban design.
  • You have the opportunity to conclude your first year with the European Workshop: an extensive fieldwork assignment which is commissioned by a local authority and carried out in a selected country of the EU.

Specialisations

Within the master's programme you can choose one of the following Thesis Tracks to meet your personal interests.

  • Urban Environmental Economics
  • Environmental Policy
  • Environmental Systems Analysis
  • Geo-information Science
  • Land Use Planning
  • Business Management and Organisation
  • Urban Systems Engineering
  • Water Systems and Global Change

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Economics
  • Environmental Policy
  • Environmental Systems Analysis
  • Geo-information Science
  • Land Use Planning
  • Urban Systems Engineering

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

A WUR BSc degree in Environmental Sciences, or equivalent.

The norm for this equivalence is an assessment of the students' expertise in at least one of the following areas:

  • Environmental sciences or studies (for example environmental quality, natural resource management, human-environment interactions, environmental policy or economics)
  • Environmental engineering (for example technological design or concepts, systems engineering)
  • Urban planning or Geography
  • Social sciences (for example economics, sociology, governance, management studies)
  • Applied data sciences or Geo-information science
And in both the following topics:
  • Mathematics (calculus)
  • Basics in statistics

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Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19600 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2314 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2314 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Wageningen

700 - 800 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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