24 months
10000 EUR/year
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This Environmental Engineering programme from University of Oulu responds to challenges posed by global climate change. Study in an exciting learning environment at the heart of the green transition and learn to use new technologies and approaches in resource-wise, carbon neutral environmental management.

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The industry-branch-independent, phenomena-based approach of the Environmental Engineering programme from University of Oulu  provides its students excellent talents to apply their learned skills into the different areas of environmental engineering. The studies contain courses on the processes occurring in the different branches of process industry and on the phenomena related to energy systems and cleaner production methods, and give the students abilities to control, optimize, design and develop processes.

Occupational profiles of the graduates

  • Researcher
  • Specialist
  • Hydrologist
  • Chemical Process Designer
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Water Plant Engineer
  • Development Manager
  • Energy Specialist
  • Environmental Specialist
  • Energy Production Engineer
  • Production Manager.

Programme Structure

The Master's Programme includes three different study options:

  • Industrial Environmental Engineering
  • Sustainable Energy Systems 
  • Hydrology and Water Management.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
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120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A successful applicant has obtained their first academic degree, normally a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, from an institution of higher education. As a rule, the Bachelor’s degree is the lower academic degree. This degree should be equivalent of at least three years of full-time studies (180 ECTS).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10000 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 10000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Oulu

660 - 1040 EUR /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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