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Soil, Water and Environment

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

24 months
14877 EUR/year
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Soil, Water and Environment at Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences are of major concern at all levels of society from local authorities to international organisations. This Master’s degree will prepare you to work as a soil/water expert at public authorities at various levels.


Important areas of future work include the incorporation of the EU water and soil directives in land use planning processes to minimise contamination of surface and ground water and the development of strategies for reducing losses of nitrogen and phosphorus to near coastal zones. Other areas of high relevance are e.g. soil conservation strategies and assessment of soil carbon pools in the perspective of climate change.

Soil/water experts are needed  within public authorities from local to national levels as well as within research. Those seeking an international career may join development agencies, research institutes, non-governmental organisations, consultancy firms, governmental or international authorities.

Soil, Water and Environment's sustainable development goals in the education

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences educations creates knowledge which contributes to the goals for sustainable development, both in Sweden and internationally.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Soil water processes in agroecosystems
  • Environmental geochemistry
  • Soil biology and biogeochemical cycles
  • Environmental assessment

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

  • To be eligible for the Outdoor Environments for Health and Well-being – Master’s Programme, the requirements are:
  • General entry requirements: a Bachelor’s degree (undergraduate cycle) corresponding to a minimum of 180 credits

Tuition Fee

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    14877 EUR/year
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152.000 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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