Master of Science in Environmental Engineering and Management

Tallinn University of Technology

Program Description

Master of Science in Environmental Engineering and Management

Tallinn University of Technology

Environmental Engineering and Management

Language of studies: English

Nominal study period: 2 years

Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc)

Tuition fee: No tuition fee if the student is studying with full study load. If student fails to study with full study load then the price of 1 ECTS is 43 EUR.

Entry: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in industrial (i.e. chemical, electrical, mechanical, materials, etc.) civil or environmental engineering and motivational letter

This programme provides interdisciplinary solutions in a market-based economy through integrated management of water, wastewater, solid wastes, and air pollutants. Industrial production has an enormous impact on environment and society’s awareness of such effects is constantly growing. Technological solutions that do not cause industrial pollution or require fewer resources to produce goods and services are taught in this curriculum. New knowledge in this field is needed more than ever before and this is what this programme is about.


Key features


Integrated approach toward current and long-term environmental issues “Greener” technological solutions for environment
Focuses on technologies and concepts in environmental planning and management. Students have possibility to take part of various environmental research projects

! Professors of the programme Mr. Enn Loigu and Mr. Rein Munter got a significant award by the President of Estonia in 2012 for their lifetime research work in this field in Estonia and internationally.


Future career options


Career opportunities exist in managerial and policy positions in companies, consulting firms and government as an environmental manager, engineer, auditor or policy analyst. Students also have an option to continue their PhD studies in the Department of Environmental Engineering at TUT or in other EU countries as well as in the USA.


Course outline

Industrial production has an enormous impact on environment and societies awareness of such effects is constantly growing. New knowledge in this field is needed more than ever now. Master of Environmental Engineering and Management programme offers an integrated approach toward current and long-term environmental issues, focusing on technologies and concepts in environmental planning and management.

This programme is suitable for graduates with qualifications in different engineering fields, such as chemical engineering, civil engineering, environmental engineering, material technology, mechanical engineering and others. The curriculum offers an integrated approach toward current and long-term environmental issues, focusing on technologies and concepts in environmental planning and management for the sustainable development of industrial production.

The goal of the programme is to educate managers who not only understand all aspects of the environmental industry, but who are also skilled in critical thinking and problem solving, and are able to plan, implement and control all facets of environmental management.

Admission requirements

Please pay attention as this programme you are applying for, has prerequisites:

  • Motivation letter/ personal statement 1-2 A4 pages (It should include: previous working and studying experiences; previous skills’ and experiences. Why you are interested in this programme? What kind of job do you wish to have after graduating?).
  • CV - working experience benefits.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in industrial (i.e. chemical, electrical, mechanical, materials, etc.) civil or environmental engineering.
  • Level of English B2 or higher. We accept TOEFL ibt (min. score 70) and IELTS (min. 5.5) certificates.

Deadlines

Non EU

April 15


EU, Turkey, Georgia, Russia, Ukraine
(and students who do not need a visa to enter Estonia )

May 1

** Information on application process can be found here: http://www.ttu.ee/admission/

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated April 4, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 1, 2016
Duration
Duration
2 years
Full time
Price
Price
Free
Information
Deadline
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April 15 for non-EU students; May 1 for students coming from EU, Turkey, Georgia, Russia and Ukraine
Start date Sept. 1, 2016
Place
Estonia Tallinn
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April 15 for non-EU students; May 1 for students coming from EU, Turkey, Georgia, Russia and Ukraine
End date July 15, 2018
Duration 2 years
Price Free
No tuition fee