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Sustainability Science, Policy and Society

Maastricht University

12 months
Duration
15800 EUR/year
2209 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Would you like to ensure that the resources that we now have will still be available for future generations? And can you see yourself developing strategies to steer governments and companies towards sustainable behaviour? Then the master’s programme Sustainability Science, Policy and Society at Maastricht University is the perfect programme for you!

Overview

This master’s programme Sustainability Science, Policy and Society at Maastricht University focuses on different factors that affect sustainability, such as global dynamics, policy, governance and law. You'll also learn how to design, conduct and evaluate sustainability assessments. Upon graduation, you'll have all the training you need to pursue a career as a policy maker, sustainability coordinator, strategic policy analyst or a sustainability consultant, but careers in academia will also be open to you.

Job prospects

Sustainability Science, Policy and Society graduates can look forward to a diverse and challenging career with plenty of job opportunities. In a recent study conducted by Maastricht University, different stakeholders active in sustainability policy making, such as the business community, non-governmental organisations, international scientific organisations and other institutions for higher education, indicated that they have a need for graduates in this field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustainability, Law and the Environment
  • Sustainable Development
  • Sustainability Science, Policy and Society
  • Integrated Sustainability Project
  • Methodology for Sustainability Assessment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • In order to be admitted to the master's programme you need to have a bachelor's degree that is equivalent to a Dutch university bachelor with a thesis. If you have a bachelor's degree equivalent to that of a Dutch applied sciences degree (HBO), or if you have not written a bachelor's thesis, you will need to complete a bridging programme in order to be admitted to the master's programme.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15800 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2209 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2209 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Maastricht

700 - 1170 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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