EIT RawMaterials Academy - AMIR

Introduction

EIT RawMaterials Academy - AMIR connects universities, research institutes, and companies to equip students with the technical knowledge, entrepreneurial skills, and industry connections to boost their careers in raw materials. We bring together and train students to drive innovation that positively impacts upon the raw materials value chain, and tackle pressing societal challenges in order to contribute to a more sustainable, green and digital future.

Our EIT Labelled Master’s Programmes

The EIT Label is a quality seal, awarded only to excellent programmes which combine advanced technical content with entrepreneurship and innovation education. 19 leading universities in the raw materials field deliver and award our EIT-Labelled master’s programmes across 11 European countries.

As a student of an EIT-Labelled programme from EIT RawMaterials Academy, you’ll be part of the largest European raw materials network with more than 120 core and associate partners and 180 project partners, including higher education professionals, researchers, and industry experts from over 20 European countries. As an EIT Label student, you will be welcomed into this network and will champion and contribute to the EIT RawMaterials goals of finding new, innovative solutions to secure a sustainable supply of raw materials across the value chain: from exploration, mining and extraction, to mineral processing, recycling and the movement towards a circular economy. EIT RawMaterials aims to equip a new generation of innovators in Europe with the necessary entrepreneurial mindset for designing and delivering materials solutions. You’ll also get the chance to collaborate internationally and develop sustainable solutions to pressing economic, environmental and societal challenges. And long after you graduate, you can stay connected via EIT RawMaterials Alumni.

What can you expect?

Students on our master’s programmes can look forward to:

  • Study tours and visits to innovative companies and industrial sites
  • Course modules dedicated to entrepreneurship and innovation skills
  • EIT RawMaterials summer schools and bootcamps
  • Business plan competitions, innovation bootcamps, seed funding
  • Study in English in at least two different European countries
  • Thesis internship placements at leading European companies

Find out more: download the brochure

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Locations

Bordeaux

Address
Bordeaux, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

Lisbon

Address
1070 Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

Darmstadt

Address
Karolinenplatz,5
64289 Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany

Liège

Address
Place du 20 Août,7
4000 Liège, Walloon Region, Belgium

Madrid

Address
Calle Ramiro de Maeztu,7
28040 Madrid, Community of Madrid, Spain

Miskolc

Address
Miskolc, Hungary

Keystone Scholarship

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