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MSc - Sustainable Development

Utrecht University Geosciences

Full time See Course MSc 2 years full time

About the course


This two-year Master’s programme is aimed at students who want to contribute to the design of the solutions needed to achieve an environmentally and socially accountable society. In this programme, you will learn how to analyse the processes associated with change and will consider the short- and long-term management of these processes on local and global levels. 

Multidisciplinary perspective

This programme is suitable for candidates who want to study and solve societal sustainability issues from a multidisciplinary perspective. The programme is of particular interest to students who are willing to broaden their perspectives through collaboration and interaction with students who bring to the programme knowledge of other natural and social

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Entry Requirements

You are welcome to apply for the Sustainable Development Master’s programme. Please take into account that this is a selective master. You will be considered for admission to the programme if you hold a University bachelor degree and demonstrate a high level of knowledge, motivation and command of methods and skills in the field.

With regard to the educational requirements you should possess knowledge on:

Sustainability issues (drivers, pressures, impacts, responses)
Mathematics (basic algebra, functions, powers and roots)
Natural processes (earth system processes in soil, water, atmosphere, ecosystems)
Academic and research skills
Statistics (means, variance, probability tests (T-test), correlation)

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