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If a person pursues a postgraduate degree in a scientific, technological, or mathematical field, they will likely graduate with an MSc, which stands for a Master of Science. A master’s is typically a second cycle degree earned between a bachelor’s and a PhD.

What is an MSc in Resource Management? It is an interdisciplinary study of the significance of managing the use of natural resources in a stainable fashion, and the ability to share complex ideas between different disciplines and actors. Most programs give students the opportunity to study globally important environmental issues like climate change, the sustainable management of soil, and plant and water resources in agriculture. Individuals may be introduced to tools that range from lifecycle analysis to geographical mapping software to biodiversity appraisal.

Resource management students tend to develop strong research and writing skills. Students also learn how to work with other individuals. These skills can help students as they enter the job field as well as in their personal lives and may lead to high-paying jobs.

The cost of admittance into a resource management degree program may vary depending on the school. Once a student finds a program of interest, it is recommended they contact the school offering the program for more information about costs.

Graduates with a master’s degree in resource management may find themselves qualified for employment in a wide range of organizations that deal with natural resources, conservation, and international development. Students often work for consultancies, NGOs, international organizations, or government agencies. Some of the roles they might fill include research officer, environmental scientist, carbon monitoring officer, sustainability analyst, or waste and environmental consultant.

Postgraduate degrees in resource management are offered at universities all over the world, and students may be able to accomplish some of their studies through online programs. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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23 Results in Resource Management

Centre for Alternative Technology

A flexible Masters degree designed to develop a rigorous understanding of transformational responses to the pervasive effects that economic structures and environmental c ... [+]

Masters in the Sustainability of Food and Natural Resources

This MSc will run, subject to validation of Liverpool John Moores University

Taught at the Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT), which pioneered sustainability practice and theory in the UK, this is the first MSc course to properly integrate the social, political, economic and practical aspects of sustainable food and natural resources production. This Masters degree tackles these themes through a combination of academic study, discussion and hands-on practical work. Our MSc programme is taught either by distance learning or through residential blocks in one of the most innovative environmental buildings in the UK, or via a mixture of the two.... [-]

United Kingdom Machynlleth
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Online
Institute For Technology And Resources Management in the Tropics and Subtropics

The program targets graduated professionals with working experience in public or private institutions, authorities and enterprises of the natural resources sector. The ap ... [+]

MSc in Natural Resources Management and Development

with focus on South East Asia Master program in Natural Resources Management for South East Asia (NRM SEA) with one exchange semester in Germany – A cooperation between the Vietnam Academy of Water Resources and TH Köln (University of Applied Sciences)

Global population, economic growth and on-going environmental deterioration are increasing the pressure on existing natural systems. Their ability to provide natural resources such as food, water, and energy is at risk and waning. Under conditions of globalization, these processes are most forceful in developing countries and emerging economies with high growth rates, low awareness, loss of existing traditional knowledge bases and weak governance structures. This calls for specialists and leadership in order to develop and employ managerial, economic, governance, and technical solutions. The objective of the program is to form such experts. Participants are provided with appropriate knowledge and skills to analyze current problems related to the usage and management of natural resources.... [-]

Germany Cologne
September 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
Institute For Technology And Resources Management in the Tropics and Subtropics

The master program “Natural Resources Management & Development” (NRM) provides a practice-oriented and skills-based learning experience in which students develop thei ... [+]

MSc in Natural Resources Management and Development

The master program “Natural Resources Management & Development” (NRM) provides a practice-oriented and skills-based learning experience in which students develop their capacity for critical thinking and creative problem-solving. It addresses bachelor’s degree holders principally of Engineering, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences, who aim to deepen their knowledge in Natural Resources Management and wish to acquire management and leadership skills as well as regional and intercultural competences. These experts ought to be able to assess natural resources and develop appropriate solutions considering the complex linkages with economic, social and ecological aspects.... [-]

Germany Cologne
September 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
Institute For Technology And Resources Management in the Tropics and Subtropics

Adequate availability of clean water is indispensable for food supply and health and hence key for the development of societies worldwide. However, pressure on water reso ... [+]

MSc in Integrated Water Resources Management

with focus on South East Asia Master program on Integrated Water Resources Management for South East Asia (IWRM SEA) with one exchange semester in Germany – A cooperation between the Vietnam Academy of Water Resources and TH Köln (University of Applied Sciences)

Adequate availability of clean water is indispensable for food supply and health and hence key for the development of societies worldwide. However, pressure on water resources is increasing due to fast demographic and socioeconomic growth and unsustainable water uses. The concept of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) combined with current climate change adaptation best practices offers solutions to deal with these challenges by assessing and managing this precious resource in space and time considering other related sectors.... [-]

Germany Cologne
September 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
Institute For Technology And Resources Management in the Tropics and Subtropics

Current global trends such as population and economic growth as well as climate change exert increasing pressure on water resources worldwide, which are the basis for foo ... [+]

MSc in Integrated Water Resources Management

with focus on Middle East and Northern Africa Region A cooperation between University of Jordan and TH Köln (University of Applied Sciences)

Current global trends such as population and economic growth as well as climate change exert increasing pressure on water resources worldwide, which are the basis for food production, urban and industrial water supplies and hydropower. Experts are needed who understand that multiple problems of water resources management can only be addressed through a holistic approach considering both technical and socioeconomic problems of resources use. These experts should also have knowledge of the practices of project funding and international cooperation.... [-]

Germany Cologne
September 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
Institute For Technology And Resources Management in the Tropics and Subtropics

Current global trends such as population and economic growth as well as climate change exert increasing pressure on water resources worldwide, which are the basis for foo ... [+]

MSc in Integrated Water Resources Management

International At Cologne University of Applied Sciences

Current global trends such as population and economic growth as well as climate change exert increasing pressure on water resources worldwide, which are the basis for food production, urban and industrial water supplies and hydropower. Experts are needed who understand that multiple problems of water resources management can only be addressed through a holistic approach considering both technical and socioeconomic problems of resources use. These experts should also have knowledge of the practices of project funding and international cooperation.

What do we offer? courses and technical field visits on the latest concepts and technologies of water management. getting first-hand advice from high-level professionals and entrepreneurs in the water sector. training on project management and leadership qualifications. information on practice and projects of international cooperation. study exchange opportunities with ITT partner universities. scholarships. What do we expect? ... [-]
Germany Cologne
September 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
Universidad Autonoma de Chihuahua

The program is aimed at the integral formation of human resources at the graduate level, to engage in generation, validation and / or transfer of knowledge and training o ... [+]

The program is aimed at the integral formation of human resources at the graduate level, to engage in generation, validation and / or transfer of knowledge and training of professionals, are responsive to innovative proposals and supported knowledge to demands solution to the problem of animal production systems, sustainable use and exploitation of natural resources in Chihuahua, Mexico and even beyond. To do this, the program develops in the student different generic and specialty skills in four areas of expertise: Animal Nutrition, Animal Breeding and Genetics, Natural Resources Management and Technology of Animal Products.

Mission and Vision

MISSION

To train specialized human resources with comprehensive skills to contribute to sustainable development through the generation, application, dissemination and transfer of knowledge to problem solving and innovation in animal production systems and care and responsible use of natural resources, for a better quality of life in the regional and national context.... [-]

Mexico Chihuahua
July 2019
Full-time
4 months
Campus
Cologne University of Applied Sciences

As Latin American and Caribbean Countries (LAC) experience economic development, concerns on environmental degradation and contamination continue to grow. The region face ... [+]

Environment and Resources Management (ENREM)With focus on Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC)Double Degree Master Program between Mexico and Germany

As Latin American and Caribbean Countries (LAC) experience economic development, concerns on environmental degradation and contamination continue to grow. The region faces serious challenges such as climate change and natural disasters; and under conditions of population growth, urbanization and industrialization efficient environmental policies and programs are required to sustainably manage the natural resources.

The master program "Environment and Resources Management (ENREM)" qualifies young professionals from Latin America and Europe with the necessary skills, tools, and methods to evolve and apply integrated solutions for environmental and natural resources management in an international context.... [-]

Germany Cologne
August 2019
Full-time
Campus
Cologne University of Applied Sciences

A cooperation between University of Jordan and Cologne University of Applied Sciences. Current global trends such as population and economic growth as well as climate cha ... [+]

A cooperation between University of Jordan and Cologne University of Applied Sciences Current global trends such as population and economic growth as well as climate change exert increasing pressure on water resources worldwide, which are the basis for food production, urban and industrial water supplies and hydropower. Experts are needed who understand that multiple problems of water resources management can only be addressed through a holistic approach considering both technical and socioeconomic problems of resources use. These experts should also have knowledge of the practices of project funding and international cooperation.

For bilateral projects between Germany and Arab countries, there is a need for experts being familiar with the culture, language, and politics of both sides and are skilled in intercultural communication.... [-]

Germany Cologne
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Cologne University of Applied Sciences

Water resources, indispensable basis for development, food, and health, become ever scarcer and more polluted. The concept of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) ... [+]

Water resources, indispensable basis for development, food, and health, become ever scarcer and more polluted. The concept of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) offers solutions to the water crisis in linking water to other vital resources and viewing the whole water cycle together with human interventions as the basis for sustainable water management.

IWRM International At Cologne University of Applied Sciences

Current global trends such as population and economic growth as well as climate change exert increasing pressure on water resources worldwide, which are the basis for food production, urban and industrial water supplies and hydropower. Experts are needed who understand that multiple problems of water resources management can only be addressed through a holistic approach considering both technical and socioeconomic problems of resources use. These experts should also have knowledge of the practices of project funding and international cooperation.... [-]

Germany Cologne
October 2019
Full-time
Campus
Cologne University of Applied Sciences

Global population, economic growth and on-going environmental deterioration put increasing pressure on the existing natural systems. Their ability to provide renewable re ... [+]

Global population, economic growth and on-going environmental deterioration put increasing pressure on the existing natural systems. Their ability to provide renewable resources such as food, water and energy is at risk and waning. Under conditions of globalization, these processes are most forceful in developing countries and emerging economies with high growth rates, low awareness, loss of existing traditional knowledge bases and weak governance structures. This calls for specialists and leadership in order to develop and employ managerial, economical, governance, and technical solutions – in short, professionals with lateral understanding and trans-disciplinary approaches for a sustainable development.... [-]

Germany Cologne
October 2019
Full-time
Campus
UCL School Of Energy And Resources, Australia

The Master of Science in Energy and Resources Management at UCL Australia is a two-year programme designed to provide students with a rigorous and comprehensive ... [+]

MSc in Energy and Resources Management

The Master of Science in Energy and Resources Management (CRICOS Code: 076038B) at UCL Australia is a two-year programme designed to provide students with a rigorous and comprehensive knowledge of contemporary theory and practice in the sustainable management of energy and natural resources. The MSc is connected to the energy and resources industry, with leading academic and top industry professionals contributing to the taught courses.For full-time students, Year 1 comprises eight courses and is designed to deepen/broaden understanding of the field. In Year 2, MSc students can select one of two options: either a research stream undertaking a research project in industry or a coursework stream comprising of a combination of taught courses and short research projects.Part-time study in the MSc is available only to students who are not studying in Australia on a student visa and can be completed over a period of three to five years.Each course is delivered intensively over five consecutive days, followed by a three-hour written examination three weeks later. Assignments and projects for each course lead to a report that must be submitted no later than three weeks from the final day of tuition.... [-]

Australia Adelaide
January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Campus
Vrije Universiteit Brussel

The Master of Physical Land Resources has two specializations: Soil Science (organized by the Universiteit Gent) and Land Resources Engineering (organized by the Vrije Un ... [+]

PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION

The M.Sc. degree programme in Physical Land Resources is organised jointly by the University of Gent and the Free University of Brussels. Lectures from both Universities are providing the courses with the programme.The objective of the course is to provide an academic training in research and modern applications in the field of inventarisation, analysis, use and management of physical land resources and to prepare the students for tasks in development projects, at experimental stations and in education, research and services in government institutions and universities.The M.Sc. degree programme in Physical Land Resources is a two year, full-time course. The first year, organised at the University of Ghent, provides a fundamental basis in physical land resources, with a major in either Soil Science or Land Resources Engineering. The second year offers specialised courses in one of the two majors: Soil Science or Land Resources Engineering. The students have to prepare a dissertation. Successful completion of the programme leads to the award of an M.Sc. degree in Physical Land Resources. The course curriculum of the major in soil science is organised at the University of Ghent, whereas all courses of the major in Land Resources Engineering are organised at the Free University of Brussels. Students in Land Resources Engineering have to reside in Brussels during the second year.... [-]

Belgium Brussels
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Czech University Of Life Sciences Faculty of Agrobiology, Food and Natural Resources

The MSc program offers theoretical and applied knowledge about the sustainable use and management of natural resources (soil, water, and air) and the positive as well as ... [+]

The MSc program offers theoretical and applied knowledge about the sustainable use and management of natural resources (soil, water, and air) and the positive as well as the negative influence of agriculture and forestry on these resources. As the program is fully taught in English graduates can work in international companies and governmental institutions focused on protection of the environment.

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Czech Republic Prague
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Universidad Metropolitana (UMET)

The Master of Science in Environmental Management (MSEM) with specialization in Conservation and Management of Natural Resources offers an outstanding and updated curricu ... [+]

The Master of Science in Environmental Management (MSEM) with specialization in Conservation and Management of Natural Resources offers an outstanding and updated curriculum which prepares students to assume management responsibilities required by today’s environmental field.

The academic and field experiences of the School allow students to develop the competencies in the area of environmental management which will enable them to assume leadership positions in the public and private sectors.

The main goal of this program is to prepare an educated and skilled professional that contributes to solving the environmental problems of the world to achieve a sustainable development.... [-]

Puerto Rico San Juan
September 2019
Part-time
2 years
Campus