Master in Sustainable Development

Utrecht University

Program Description

Master in Sustainable Development

Utrecht University

CONTRIBUTE TO SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS

This two-year Master’s programme is aimed at students who want to contribute to the design of the solutions needed to achieve an environmentally and socially accountable society. In this programme, you will learn how to analyse the processes associated with change and will consider the short and long-term management of these processes on local and global levels.

Multidisciplinary perspective

This programme is suitable for candidates who want to study and solve societal sustainability issues from a multidisciplinary perspective. The programme is of particular interest to students who are willing to broaden their perspectives through collaboration and interaction with students who bring to the programming knowledge of other natural and social science disciplines.

Specialise in one of four tracks

Following admission to this Master's programme, you can choose one of four specialisation tracks based on your interests in the field. As well as working on your chosen track, you will work in research teams with fellow students from the other tracks. Tracks:

  • Energy and Materials
  • Environmental Change and Ecosystems
  • Earth System Governance
  • International Development

Sustainable development research

Our programme is closely affiliated with the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development, which is part of Utrecht University. The institute conducts research on a wide range of issues related to sustainable development. The cause and effect chains linking economic activities, ecological values and innovation serve as the point of departure for much of the research. Our research and teaching staff are active members of international networks and are at the forefront of their field.

Statutory fee - 2018-2019: € 2,060 (NL and EU/EEA); Institutional fee - 2018-2019: € 12,585 (NL and EU/EEA) and € 18,690 (non EU/EEA). For more details see the institution's website.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated January 27, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2019
Duration
Duration
2 years
Full time
Price
Price
2,060 EUR
Statutory fee - 2018-2019: € 2,060 (NL and EU/EEA); Institutional fee - 2018-2019: € 12,585 (NL and EU/EEA) and € 18,690 (non EU/EEA). For more details see the institution's website.
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Locations
Netherlands - Utrecht, Utrecht
Start date : Sept. 2019
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Dates
Sept. 2019
Netherlands - Utrecht, Utrecht
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