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Industrial Ecology, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

About

You will learn to apply the analytical tools of Industrial Ecology to a wide range of environmental issues. highly relevant for today’s society such as; energy, waste, biodiversity, resources and sustainable production and consumption.

You will gain understanding about environmental pressures and how to critically evaluate solutions. This knowledge is highly relevant for industry, policy and technology development.

During your first semester you will learn the basics of industrial ecology through life cycle thinking, material flows and climate change mitigation.

The second and third semester covers advanced modelling of life cycle impacts, material flows and stocks in society, trade and environment. In addition to a specialization projects and complementary electives.

Programme Structure

Courses include
  • Life Cycle Assessment
  • Material Flow Analysis
  • Climate Change Mitigation
  • Environmental Management and Corporate Governance
  • The politics of the Environment, Energy and Resource Management
  • Environmental and Resource Economics
  • Understanding and Quantifying Environmental Impacts on Ecosystems

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    90

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  • Minimum required score:

    600

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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Academic Requirements

​Applicants must hold a BSc/BEng/BA degree within Engineering, Industrial Design, Architecture, Natural Sciences, Political Sciences, Social Sciences, Psychology, Economics, Business and Administration, or similar.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

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

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Trondheim

  • 10387 - 16650 NOK/month
    Living Costs

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