Master's Programme in Environmental Management and Policy (EMP)
The Master's programme in Environmental Management and Policy aims to prepare students for a career in or with industry and public authorities. Subjects such as organisation and governance of companies, technical systems in companies and in society, environmental economics, environmental law, environmental policy and sustainable consumption are integrated.
From a fundamentally practical standpoint, in that change starts in the reality of today, our students are challenged to develop professional skills, knowledge and networks in close collaboration with the surrounding society.
- Basic Block, 30 credits. There are two different entry tracks to the programme.
- Web based, part time, October – June: This track is conducted online at half speed, which makes it possible to combine studies with other activities such as internships or work.
Campus based, full time, January – May: For students who are required to study full time on campus due to scholarship or student loan requirements, an on-site coordinated track is available.
- Advanced Block, 30 credits, August – December. Full-time, campus based. From this semester, there is a departure from the traditional division of courses by subject and the courses instead focus on problem areas.
- Applied Block, 30 credits, January - May. Full time, campus based. The second half of the programme focuses on application of knowledge, involving projects with external organisations and individual research.
- Master Thesis Block, 30 credits, June - October. Full time, campus based. Graduation week with theses defenses takes place on campus in late September.
The programme opens the door to a wide range of careers in all spheres essential for real advancement of the environmental agenda. Our alumni work in industry, consultancy, government agencies, EU bodies, international organisations, environmental organsiations and academia.
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For EMP curriculumn, please view EMP curriculum
For EMP programme goals, please view EMP programme goals
For EMP programme structure, please view EMP programme structure
For application information, please view Admissions