The master program in Environmental Science and Sustainability from Linnaeus University is focused on the environmental domain of sustainable development but also considers the interrelated social and economic domains.
It aims to develop abilities to the independent use of scientific based information for the understanding of the environment and its degradation related to human activities and hazards, as well as for assessment of available and future mitigation options.
The programme is meant to provide practical (hands-on) experience and you will be encouraged to participate of on-going research projects at the Department of Biology and Environmental Science.
The knowledge acquired during the two years of the masters can be directly applied to environmental management and research projects and surveys, both within authorities and private enterprises, and is also designed to be an initial step for advanced studies at Ph.D. level.
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- Research Methodology in the Natural Sciences
- Environmental risk analyses
- Risk management of contaminated sites
- Environmental risk communication
- Project course in environmental science and sustainability
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- 24 months
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DisciplinesSustainable Development Environmental Economics & Policy Environmental Sciences View 15 other Masters in Environmental Economics & Policy in Sweden
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Basic eligibility for second-level studies and special eligibility:
- 90 credits in biology, geology, chemistry, engineering and/or environmental science, including an independent project/degree project (e.g., B.Sc. thesis) worth at least 15 credits or the equivalent
- 15 credits in chemistry
- English B/6, or the equivalent
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International13587 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 27174 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
Only for international students:
- Tuition fee, first payment: 77,400 SEK
- Tuition fee, total: 270,800 SEK
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.