Career Options

Environmental Management graduates work with applied natural science and typically form the link between practical hands-on tasks and the more theoretical aspects of desktop work. You will typically be employed by government authorities, private consulting companies and NGO’s. 

The following are among your career options: 

Water environment – surface water and ground water 

  • Care and restoration of wetlands, lakes and water courses
  • Monitoring, sampling and evaluation of environmental standards
  • Groundwater protection
  • Sampling of wastewater, potable water and bathing water
  • Assessment of the impact of nutrients
  • Water environment improvement

Nature areas

  • Planning and organisation of nature preservation
  • Registration and assessment of nature quality
  • Assessment of the impact of nutrients and other threats
  • Area administration
  • Nature restoration

Soil pollution and environmental management 

  • Mapping
  • Sampling
  • Soil cleansing
  • Environmental inspections of companies

Farming and other industries 

  • Nature schemes and biotope enhancement measures
  • Game management
  • Environmental inspections
  • Environmental approvals
  • Quality control