M.Sc. On Campus

Sustainability Engineering and Management

Linköping University

24 months
12435 EUR/year
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An urgent need for rapid change within many technical fields has increased the demand for new management strategies. This Sustainability Engineering and Management master’s programme at Linköping University will provide you with the ability to lead production, engineering and society in a sustainable direction.


The Sustainability Engineering and Management master’s programme at Linköping University joins the perspectives of two departmental research groups – Energy Systems, and Environmental Technology and Management. 

These groups are developing system solutions and producing internationally renowned research in areas such as renewable energy and biofuels, energy efficiency, future waste management systems, urban and industrial symbioses, integrated product service offerings, and corporate environmental management.

Career opportunities

Environmental engineering, including renewable energy solutions, is one of the fastest growing business sectors in Sweden, and in many other countries. The Sustainability Engineering and Management programme qualifies students for engineering positions in companies and the public sector, dealing with energy consulting, investment strategies, development of local and regional systems for energy distribution and generation, development of new products and services, renewable energy, environmental consulting, waste management and recycling and strategic environmental management. 

Several former students have also chosen a career within academia, pursuing doctoral studies at Linköping University and other universities throughout the world.

Programme Structure

Courses Included

  • Project Management and Organization
  • Large Technical Systems and the Environment
  • Product Development
  • Project Management and Organization
  • Management Systems and Sustainability
  • Energy Systems
  • Industrial Ecology
  • Building Energy Systems
  • Innovative Entrepreneurship
  • Resource Efficient Products
  • Industrial Energy Systems
  • Project Course Advanced- Energy Engineering
  • Innovation Management
  • Biofuels for Transportation
  • Project Course Advanced- Energy Engineering
  • Integrated Product Service Engineering
  • International Energy Markets

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.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree with a major in an engineering subject. The Bachelor's degree (equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen) shall be from an internationally recognised university.
  • 30 ECTS credits in mathematics/applied mathematics and/or application of mathematics relevant for the programme.
  • English corresponding to the level of English in Swedish upper secondary education (English 6/B). This is normally attested by means of an internationally recognised test.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12435 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24870 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • SEK 252000

Living costs for Linköping

7140 - 11270 SEK /month
Living costs

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


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