Masters Program in Environmental Studies in Italy

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Environmental Studies

A Masters degree is an academic degree awarded to individuals who successfully denote a higher level of expertise. There are two main types of Masters - taught and research.

The goal of an environmental studies program is to prepare students to solve environmental issues. This may include working in the government to create new laws and policies, working in the legal system to fight for environmental causes or working in the field to protect natural resources.

 

 

Officially known as the Italian Republic, the country is found in southern Europe. The official language is Italian and the cultural rich capital is Rome. Many of the world's oldest universities are located in Italy, in particular the University of Bologna (founded in 1088). There are three Superior Graduate Schools with "university status", three institutes with the status of Doctoral Colleges, which function at graduate and post-graduate level.

Top Master Programs in Environmental Studies in Italy 2019

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Master's degree in environmental biology and ecosystem management

University of L'Aquila
Campus Full time 2 years October 2019 Italy L'Aquila

Master Degree in Environmental Biology and Ecosystem Management [+]

Level

Master degree

Lifespan

2 years

seat

L'Aquila

Access type

Free access with verification of the suitability of staff preparation

Internationalization

Course with international curriculum

Tongue

Italian (English for some courses, if foreign students are enrolled)

Delivery mode

Conventional

Agreed universities Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1 (France) [-]

Master in International Nature Conservation

University of Göttingen
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2019 Italy Rome Padua + 1 more

The programme is held in English. It deals with international problems of nature conservation in the context of conservation biology. [+]

Master in International Nature Conservation (M.Sc./M.I.N.C.)

Degree: Master of Science/Master of International Nature Conservation (M.Sc./M.I.N.C.) (double degree)Standard duration of study: 4 semestersStarting semester: winter semesterAdmission: limited admission (application to the Faculty)Admission requirements: Bachelor’s in ecology, biology, forest sciences or related subjectsLanguage requirements: English (proof required); knowledge of German language not requiredApplication: InformationApplication deadline: May 15th (for the winter semester)Language of the Programme: English

Programme description

The programme is held in English.It deals with:

International problems of nature conservation in the context of conservation biology Learning contrasts through integrated study semesters at Lincoln University, New Zealand (continent-island; north-south hemisphere; different conditions and approaches to nature conservation) Support through the advisory board of well-known nature conservation experts from international nature conservation organisations, practice-oriented with Internship-semester at an organisation of nature conservation ... [-]

Master in Sustainable Forest and Nature Management

University of Göttingen
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2019 Italy Rome Padua + 1 more

This Joint degree programme of Agricultural Faculties of University Göttingen and University Kassel is for students who want to contribute to a sustainable development of agriculture worldwide. It offers a well-founded knowledge of biophysical and socio-economic factors determining agricultural livelihood systems, an understanding of global ecosystems and their relationship with agriculture and social, professional and methodological expertise. [+]

Master in Sustainable Forest and Nature Management (SUFONAMA) (M.Sc.)

This Joint degree programme of Agricultural Faculties of University Göttingen and University Kassel is for students who want to contribute to a sustainable development of agriculture worldwide. It offers a well-founded knowledge of biophysical and socio-economic factors determining agricultural livelihood systems, an understanding of global ecosystems and their relationship with agriculture and social, professional and methodological expertise. Three profiles: International Agribusiness and Rural Development Economics, International Organic Agriculture and Tropical Agriculture.

Course description

The Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters programme in Sustainable Forest and Nature Management (SUFONAMA) is a two-year world-class integrated programme aimed at qualifying graduates for dealing with the enormous challenges in sustainable management of natural resources, namely the challenge of management of forests and natural areas in an integrated landscape context.... [-]


Master in Environmental Assessment and Management: Water and Coastal Management

University of Bologna
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Italy Ravenna

The EMJMD WACOMA promotes academic excellence through the implementation of a teaching programme that aims at developing common understanding and at deepening scientific knowledge in the vital, challenging and continuously evolving field of water and coastal ecosystems. [+]

The EMJMD WACOMA promotes academic excellence through the implementation of a teaching programme that aims at developing common understanding and at deepening scientific knowledge in the vital, challenging and continuously evolving field of water and coastal ecosystems.

It is specifically addressed to water and coastal hazards and risks and their interrelations with global changes and use of resources.

Consistent with the precepts of management sciences, it also concerns mitigation and adaptation to changes and it deals with the relevant aspects of a sustainable green and blue economy.

EMJMD WACOMA Scholarships

Scholarships funded by the European Union will be granted to excellent candidates selected on the basis of their academic records, scientific background and English knowledge as well as personal skills. Apply online: https://wacoma.unibo.it/application.php... [-]


Master in Sciences and Management of Nature: Global Change Ecology & Sustainable Development Goals - GCE & SDG

University of Bologna
Campus Full time 2 years October 2019 Italy Bologna

The International Curriculum "Global Change Ecology & Sustainable Development Goals - GCE & SDG" aims to train a generation of scientists and managers able to analyze complex problems related to global change and to propose solutions for mitigation and adaptation with a multi-scale and multidisciplinary approach, applied to both natural and anthropized systems. [+]

The International Curriculum "Global Change Ecology & Sustainable Development Goals - GCE & SDG" aims to train a generation of scientists and managers able to analyze complex problems related to global change and to propose solutions for mitigation and adaptation with a multi-scale and multidisciplinary approach, applied to both natural and anthropized systems. This Curriculum, entirely given in English, offers a customised training programme based on the student's profile: students can choose different teachings, according to their aspirations, within biological, geological, ecological, technical and economic disciplines.

5 reasons to enrol on the degree programme To access an interdisciplinary academic, higher education focused on biological, environmental and socio-economic problems related to Global Change To acquire expertise in several fields and international organisations in the environmental, economic and social management of G.C. and ecosystems To develop international contacts by preparing the degree thesis abroad and to establish new relationships with international teachers and researchers To develop useful skills to contribute to the construction of a better, more sustainable and balanced future for planet's resources To become scientists/managers dealing with complex issues to find mitigation/adaptation solutions with a multi-scale and multidisciplinary approach Admission requirements ... [-]

Master in Environmental and Forest Sciences

Mediterranea University of Reggio Calabria
Campus Full time 2 years October 2019 Italy Reggio Calabria

The 2nd Cycle Degree Course (Master Degree) in Environmental and Forest Sciences represents the logical extension of the homonymous 1st Cycle Course (Bachelor Course), Class L25. The main goal of the Course is to provide professional forest graduates with enhanced skills in strategic planning and management and with the technical, cultural, and management instruments necessary to operate in the fields of protection, conservation and monitoring of forest, pastoral and faunal resources, woodland protection from wildfires, soil protection and conservation, territory ecological planning and the establishment of low environmental impact operations aimed at protecting and enhancing mountain and hillslope areas. [+]

The 2nd Cycle Degree Course (Master Degree) in Environmental and Forest Sciences represents the logical extension of the homonymous 1st Cycle Course (Bachelor Course), Class L25. The main goal of the Course is to provide professional forest graduates with enhanced skills in strategic planning and management and with the technical, cultural, and management instruments necessary to operate in the fields of protection, conservation and monitoring of forest, pastoral and faunal resources, woodland protection from wildfires, soil protection and conservation, territory ecological planning and the establishment of low environmental impact operations aimed at protecting and enhancing mountain and hillslope areas.... [-]


Professional Master in Climate Change and Management

Ca' Foscari University of Venice
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Italy Venice

Climate change is one of the main challenges facing the planet's population. Its impacts affect most of its geographical areas, all of its main production sectors and all aspects of a social organization forming the basis for civil cohabitation within a country and between countries. It is therefore important to know how to predict changes in the climate, assess their impact, manage their consequences and plan preventive measures. The Master's Programme provides the scientific competencies necessary to understand the mechanisms guiding climate and economic changes and assess the importance and, most importantly, the costs and benefits of the measures to be taken. [+]

Climate change is one of the main challenges facing the planet's population. Its impacts affect most of its geographical areas, all of its main production sectors and all aspects of a social organization forming the basis for civil cohabitation within a country and between countries. It is therefore important to know how to predict changes in the climate, assess their impact, manage their consequences and plan preventive measures.

The Master's Programme provides the scientific competencies necessary to understand the mechanisms guiding climate and economic changes and assess the importance and, most importantly, the costs and benefits of the measures to be taken.

Objectives

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University Master in “Monitoring, Modelling & Management of Environmental Systems” (MOAMES)

Università LUM Jean Monnet School of Management
Campus Full time February 2019 Italy Milan

The Master in “Monitoring, Modelling & Management of Environmental Systems” (MOAMES) is devoted to providing a solid scientific foundation for the study of environmental problems or the management of the environment. [+]

The Master in “Monitoring, Modelling & Management of Environmental Systems” (MOAMES) is devoted to providing a solid scientific foundation for the study of environmental problems or the management of the environment.

It allows the development of core skills in process systems management and environmental systems approaches and providing students with the management, mathematical and empirical tools necessary to address complex issues marked by interrelated political, environmental, and social aspects.

The ultimate goal of this programme is to deal with the issues of Green Economy and systems of environmental and territorial knowledge-related tools by applying a theoretical and practical approach to their study. An in-depth analysis and study of those issues, which would be studied according to an integrated approach, would responsibly enable public managers and local administrators to respond to the needs and demands of their local communities.... [-]


Master on Water Awareness, Consciousness Knowledge and Management

International Telematic University UNINETTUNO
Online Full time 1 year Open Enrollment Italy Rome

The Master’ Course in "Water Awareness, Consciousness, Knowledge and Management" was born to offer a high-level holistic training on the issue of water and water resources, with a focus on the development of a robust culture on water and based on the two main aspects that are represented by the awareness and widespread and inclusive approach to water as the main source of life. [+]

The Master’ Course in "Water Awareness, Consciousness, Knowledge and Management" was born to offer a high-level holistic training on the issue of water and water resources, with a focus on the development of a robust culture on water and based on the two main aspects that are represented by the awareness and widespread and inclusive approach to water as the main source of life.

Through videolessons and live streaming classrooms with professors selected among the best expert of the sector, the Master’s Course offers a training focused on global values and knowledge, though having local verticalization and applications.

The additional contribution of businessmen, managers, civil servants, diplomats, and scholars is useful to share the managerial experiences that are functional to the necessary interplay between theoretical learning and practical applications that make easier and enhance also the creation of a network of worldwide human and social relationships.... [-]