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Circular Economy

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
Free
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About

The International Master's Programme on Circular Economy (CIRCLE) at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) is a 2 years (120 ECTS) Erasmus Mundus Master's Degree Programme that is taught in English. 

Overview

The objective is to offer an international and interdisciplinary Master's Degree Programme at the highest level, to you who seek to make an essential contribution to the transition towards a resource-efficient and sustainable society. 

The Circular Economy programme from Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) admits 16 students every year, and provides you with an interdisciplinary approach to environmental sustainability with emphasis on research and practical problem solving to achieve a circular economy. The programme includes a mobility scheme, allowing students to experience the international expertise in Circular Economy in Europe and beyond. 

Job Prospects

Occupational areas, for which the competences are developed, are highly connected to the chosen specialization and include the academic, private, public and half-public sector.

Typical occupational areas of the graduates are: 

  • administration
  • environmental and management consultancy
  • industrial companies (e.g. product design, waste management)
  • international organisations
  • management
  • teaching as well as vocational training and continuing education
  • quality assurance

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Implementation, managment and design
  • Basic knowledge of circular economy tools
  • The Human Dimension of Circular Economy 
  • Design of Circular Economy
  • Climate Change Mitigation and Sustainable Energy Systems in a Circular Economy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

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.
90
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students applying for the Erasmus Mundus Master's Degree Programme in Circular Economy must have obtained an academic degree of at least 180 ECTS credits in engineering, natural sciences, environmental sciences, economics or social sciences, including courses in mathematics and/or statistics (minimum 12 ECTS) and courses in environmental and/or systems sciences (minimum 12 ECTS) .
  • For the bachelor's degree, a minimum overall/average grade of B according to the ECTS grading system is necessary.
  • There are a number of additional requirements depends on study tracks, also with respect to participant's English language abilities.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • There are no tuition fees at NTNU.  

Funding

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