M.Sc. On Campus

Energy and Management for Sustainable Development

Linnaeus University

24 months
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This master programme is tailored for you as an engineer or technologist to investigate and understand symbiotic and systemic relations between energy, climate, and sustainable development, and to implement innovative solutions.


Through this programme, you will learn about the following:

- Various environmental paradigms and environmental analysis tools, life cycle analysis, environmental innovations, and environmental accounting, which are important for making environmental decisions.

- How green financing is key to enabling inclusive growth and accelerate the shift to a resource-efficient society and decarbonising of the economy. This to understand how the private sector needs to be engaged in climate-smart technologies, scale-up capabilities, transformative innovations, and green capital, when governmental initiatives are no longer enough to meet the sustainability challenges at hand.

- How the external reporting of energy- and sustainability-related actions extends accountability of companies to the society in which companies operate.

- Various energy policy instruments and innovation strategies, and their impact on investment decisions and public behavior from a sustainability perspective.

An interdisciplinary and experienced team with profound knowledge on sustainability and development issues will teach the courses. The courses are complemented by guest lectures by experts from industry, governmental and non-profit organisations.

Programme Structure

The program starts with a joint semester in technology and science­based courses on the climate situation, innovation systems, and calculation of environmental footprint. Term two consists of an economics block of specially composed courses for technicians, to develop the concepts of company organization and innovation, sustainability management and financing.

Year 2 offer a focus on in­depth knowledge of product imprints, organizations' energy strategies and development towards sustainable development. The student concludes with an in­depth degree project in the field, preferably in collaboration with companies.The courses in the program are given in English.

The courses in the program can, in agreement with the program manager, be exchanged for corresponding courses within the program's specialization. When exchanging courses, the program manager checks that the program's goals are still met. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

General entry requirements for second­cycle studies and specific entry requirements:Bachelor's degree in technical subjects or a Bachelor's degree in Engineering (technology) or equivalent.English B / 6 or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

Total fee for programme 310,000 SEK

Living costs for Växjö

6090 - 10000 SEK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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