Master's Degree in Environmental Sciences

General

Program Description

CURRICULA

• Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services (taught in Italian)

• Global Change and Sustainability (taught in English)

• Monitoring and Environmental Rehabilitation (taught in Italian)

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates are highly qualified specialists capable of tackling the prevention, diagnosis and resolution of environmental issues thanks to their multidisciplinary skill set. They are equipped to assume positions of responsibility in project and facilities management. Possible career opportunities include:

• Environmental change expert

• Agriculture and forestry management expert

• Geologist

• Biologist

• Botanist

• Ecologist

• Zoologist

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS AND ADMISSION

• Candidates must be assessed to confirm their possession of the minimum curricular and experiential requirements.

• For the Global Environmental Change curriculum, a certified B2-level knowledge of English is required; for the other curricula, a certified B2-level knowledge of both Italian and English is required.

DOUBLE/JOINT DEGREE AVAILABLE

Joint Master’s degree in Sustainable Development with Karl-Franzens Universität Graz (Austria), Leipzig University (Germany), Utrecht University (Netherlands), Basel University (Switzerland), Hiroshima University (Japan). Stellenbosch University (South Africa) and Teri University (India) are additional partner universities. The selection procedure is managed by a consortium through a dedicated portal.

COURSES INCLUDE:

  • Environmental Modelling And Data Management
  • Integrated Management Of Natural Resources
  • Global Change Biology
  • Atmospheric Chemistry
  • Environmental Impacts Related To Climate Change

ACCESS TO FURTHER STUDIES

Professional Master's Programmes (1st and 2nd level) and PhD programmes.

Last updated May 2020

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