M.Sc. On Campus

Environmental System Sciences - Climate Change and Environmental Technology

Graz University of Technology (TU Graz)

24 months
1452 EUR/year
798 EUR/year
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The impact of human activity on the climate and environment is becoming increasingly obvious. The field of environmental systems sciences allows the examination and study of these effects by combining aspects of diverse technical and scientific disciplines. The Environmental System Sciences - Climate Change and Environmental Technology program is offered at Graz University of Technology (TU Graz).


In the master's degree programme Environmental System Sciences - Climate Change and Environmental Technology offered at Graz University of Technology (TU Graz), you will improve your knowledge and skills in various areas of environmental systems science, placing a focus on climate change and environmental technology. You learn to recognize and evaluate the effects of human behaviour on the environment and climate and develop appropriate solutions. You develop strategies and measures for environmental and climate protection and channel societal concerns into innovative and sustainable environmental technologies.


  • You deepen your knowledge in the fields of climate and climate change, environmental management, environmental and energy technology, as well as systems sciences.
  • You deal with geoscientific processes, ecological process design and environmentally relevant technological developments.
  • You deepen your understanding of methods of physical and chemical analysis and acquire basic knowledge in programming algorithms.
  • You investigate scientific and technological aspects of climate change.
  • You learn about sustainable systems and renewable energy.
  • You investigate sustainable environmental technologies.
  • You learn more about the use of modern environmental technology and how to evaluate expected changes in environmental technology.
  • You become familiar with the legal foundations, regulations and controlling in the environmental field.
  • You interrelate knowledge from technical and scientific disciplines and use your acquired skills and knowledge responsibly.
  • You work on solutions to problems arising at the interface of societal concerns and technical possibilities.
  • You gain practical experience by conducting innovative, research-oriented activities in interdisciplinary teams.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Interdisciplinary Practice
  • System Sciences
  • Climate and Environment
  • Applied Clean Technology
  • Ecological Process Design

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

According to the curriculum, graduates of the following bachelor’s degree programmes offered at TU Graz and University of Graz will be accepted without an admission procedure:without stipulations:

  • Environmental Systems Sciences / Natural Sciences-Technology with stipulations according to the curriculum:
  • Physics
  • Chemical and Process Engineering
  • Chemisty
  • Geosciences

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1452 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 726 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    798 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 399 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • 363.36 Euro in the general admission period
  • 399.70 Euro in the additional admission period
  • 726.72 Euro for non-EU foreign nationals

Living costs for Graz

846 - 1191 EUR /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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