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Environmental Sciences

ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
1240 EUR/year
1240 EUR/year
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About

The Master’s degree programme in Environmental Sciences at ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology forms the basis for scientific work at a high academic level, trains students to handle complex problems and teaches them skills that are relevant to a wide range of careers.

Overview

Graduates will be qualified to become specialists and leading personnel in universities, research institutions, environmental and planning offices, local authorities and the relevant departments of banks, insurance companies and industrial enterprises.

The Master’s degree programme in Environmental Sciences offers majors in Atmosphere and Climate, Biogeochemistry and Pollutant Dynamics, Ecology and Evolution, Environmental Systems and Policy, Forest and Landscape Management and in Human Health, Nutrition and Environment. The major can be chosen regardless of the specialisation and of other elective subjects chosen in the Bachelor programme in Envoronmental Sciences ETHZ.

Prospective Master students are recommended to familiarise themselves with the requirements for their preferred major programme during the second year of their Bachelor’s studies.

The language of instruction for the Master’s degree is English.

Whether you are already studying at ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology or pursuing a Bachelor’s programme at an other University in Switzerland or abroad, you will find that our web pages offer a wealth of information about the Master’s degree programme.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Atmosphere and Climate
  • Biogeochemistry and Pollutant Dynamics
  • Ecology and Evolution
  • Environmental Systems and Policy
  • Forest and Landscape Management
  • Human Health, Nutrition and Environment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be eligible for admission to a Master's degree programme at ETH Zurich you need to have a high-quality Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 180 ECTS or an equivalent first academic degree from an internationally recognized university.
  • The degree must be in a discipline qualifying for the chosen Master's degree programme. Your previous studies must comply in quality, depth and breadth with the requirement profile of the Master's degree programme.
  • Candidates from Swiss Universities of Applied Sciences (Fachhochschulen) can apply if certain conditions are fulfilled.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1240 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 620 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1240 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 620 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

660 CHF 

Funding

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