Environmental Science

Eötvös Loránd University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
8380 EUR/year
8380 EUR/year
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The Environmental Science programme of Eötvös Loránd University is a complex interdisciplinary research module with environmental awareness.


The Environmental Science programme of Eötvös Loránd University is recommended to applicants who want to apply "green chemistry" approach and learn environmental technologies. The main goal is that environmental scientists can identify and address environmental impact assessment and environmental certification.

Strength of program

The Faculty of Science, ELTE has expertise in all areas of natural sciences and thus it provides a great study environment for environmental science which is closely linked to classical sciences. Notable books and periodicals and also major infrastructure and laboratory conditions are available at the Faculty of Science, which allows students and researchers to stay up-to-date with new scientific results.

The academic staff have skills and expertise ranging from the smallest scale (sub atoms) to the largest scale (whole Earth systems). They investigate the environment in a holistic manner, integrating a wide range of scientific disciplines and combining basic and applied research.

The Faculty of Science, ELTE has an especially strong tradition of the academic-type training. We work with a wide variety of academic institutions in project and program collaborations and the academic staff members are involved in national and international professional forums and conferences. The Environmental Science MSc program--in line with the social and labour market demands–has a major emphasis on the practical elements of training, but the nature of academic training remains strong, too. Our education strategy, infrastructure and unique combination of cross-cutting scientific expertise enable us to give theoretical and practical knowledge to the students and they can benefit from a sustainable and healthy environment.

Career paths

Students directly participate in research and development tasks. Our graduates work with government and other public-sector bodies, agencies, voluntary societies, academia, industry and commerce – nationally and internationally. They participate in landscape rehabilitation, environmental protection and nature conservation and are also able to solve environmental problems related to energy resources, engage in environmentally friendly materials, and environmentally friendly technologies.

Job examples

  • Environmental inspector;
  • CEO in Paper Reuse Facility;
  • Waste Management Leader in Automotive Industry

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced environmental calculations
  • Environmental biochemistry
  • General ecology
  • Environmental analysis laboratory practices
  • Physics of environmental radiations
  • Environmental physiology

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

  • Relevant bachelor degree in any field of natural sciences. Applicants still pursuing their BSc studies should obtain the diploma, or at least a certificate of being entitled to the diploma, before starting their MSc studies.
  • Online application form
  • Bachelor-level degree
  • Transcript of records
  • CV
  • Motivation letter
  • Copy of the main pages of the passport needs to be valid
  • Passport photo
  • Copy of application fee transfer
  • English exam at minimum intermediate (B2) level

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8380 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4190 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8380 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4190 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.


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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Environmental Science
Eötvös Loránd University


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