How can we make the transition to a sustainable society? Which ideas, strategies, methods and solutions enable this transformation? These questions form the starting point of this unique Environment and Natural Resources master’s programme at the ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences, which combines technological, natural and social science disciplines to address central challenges of our time.
What you will learn
You specialise in one of the following topics: Agroecology and Food Systems, Biodiversity and Ecosystems or Ecological Engineering and Renewable Energy, and thanks to a wide range of modules and diverse collaborations, you can set your own personal area of focus.
Furthermore, by integrating into a research group, you will benefit from individual advice and support on this path. We work with you on real research and business projects.
- Remote Sensing for Ecology
- Natural Resource Management in Urban Areas
- Natural Resource Management in Emerging Economies
- Aquaculture Systems
- Agriculture for the Future
- Environmental Ethics
- 18 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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DisciplinesSustainable Energy Natural Resource Management Environmental Sciences View 4 other Masters in Natural Resource Management in Switzerland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- 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.
International2502 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1251 EUR per semester during 18 months.
National1476 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 738 EUR per semester during 18 months.
- 720 CHF per semester
- additional tuition fees for students who are not Swiss residents: CHF 500
Living costs for Zürich
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.