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Environment and Natural Resources

ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences

M.Sc. On Campus
18 months
Duration
1350 EUR/year
1350 EUR/year
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About

Environment and Natural Resources at ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences turns you into environmental experts and sustainability specialists! Choose your major: Agrofoodsystems, Biodiversity & Ecosystems or Ecological Engineering.

Overview

The goal of the Environment and Natural Resources at ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences  is disciplinary education. At the same time, graduates of this environmental master, who is unique at a university of applied sciences, have strong skills in linking technological, scientific and social science disciplines.

Key facts:

Careful land use and a sustainable economy will be the decisive social challenges in the coming decades. How can we bring about the change towards sustainable development? Which strategies, methods and framework conditions enable change? These questions form the starting point of the interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary master's program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Agrobiodiversity
  • Remote Sensing for Ecology
  • Natural Resource Management in Urban Areas
  • Natural Resource Management in Emerging Economies 
  • Aquaculture Systems
  • Agriculture for the Future
  • Environmental Ethics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

Partially taught in English, Partially taught in German

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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).
5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You have a university degree in environmental science, in a related field or an equivalent university degree.
  • The admission of people with university degrees from non-specialist areas is checked sur dossier and may be subject to conditions.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1350 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 675 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1350 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 675 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • 720 CHF per semester

Funding

Semester fees CHF 720.00* plus learning material, membership in the ASVZ sports association and individual living costs (subject to alteration). *Additional semester fee of CHF 500.00 payable by students legally domiciled outside Switzerland.

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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