Environmental and Resource Management

Are you interested in obtaining analytical and empirical skills for solving the environmental problems of tomorrow? Are you interested in finding balances among environmental, economic and social interest? To answer these questions, you need a thorough understanding of the many approaches toward the environmental problems.

M.Sc. in Environmental and Resource Management combine natural science, engineering and social science which enable the students to create sustainable solutions by addressing the environmental problems of tomorrow.

To answer these questions, you need a thorough understanding of the many approaches toward the environmental problems.

MSc in Environmental and Resource Management combine natural science, engineering and social science which enable the students to create sustainable solutions by addressing the environmental problems of tomorrow.

Career Opportunities

Graduates on this programme attains a set of competencies, which allow them to work with a great number of different tasks in environmental management – both in the public and the private sector, as well as in NGOs and stakeholder organisations.

Graduates will be able to design and conduct analysis of existing or future environmental strategies and policies within an organisation or at a societal level.

As a MSc in Environmental and Resource Management your job opportunities will be many: for example working as an advisor for business leaders, who must consider environmental impacts of their decisions and develop competitive advantage.

Environmental leaders will benefit from the business skills in combination with natural science, technical and economic issues in their proposed solutions to environmental problems.

Programme Structure 

Master of Science in Environmental and Resource Management requires two years of full time study or 120 ECTS in total, each year consisting of four quarters. The programme consists of 9 compulsory courses (60 ECTS) offered in the first four quarters. The 30 ECTS elective course / internship / study aboard are typically placed in the fifth and sixth quarters, and the thesis (30 ECTS) is to be written during the seventh and eighth quarters.

Double Master Degree

SDU and Università degli Studi di Ferrara (Italy) have agreed upon setting up a Double Master Degree, making it possibly to obtain a MSc in Environmental and Resource Management from SDU and a Laurea magistrale in Economia, mercati e management, track Green Economy and Sustainability from Università degli Studi di Ferrara.

 

NOTE: Students can either study for a full master degree or as exchange students for one or two semesters.

Program details

Academic level(s)Master
CountryDenmark
Language of instructionEnglish
InstitutionDepartment of Sociology, Environmental and Business Economics - University of Southern Denmark
Fields of studyEconomicsManagement and administrationEnvironmental science
Tagseconomicsenvironmentmanagementresource managementenvironmental management
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