During the 2 years of study, you will be working with many aspects of nature and environmental protection. Each semester has the following main themes.
|1st semester||2nd semester||3rd semester||4th semester|
|Land use and GIS
Soil and geology
|Stream, lake and ocean
Groundwater and drinking water
Aquatic environment planning
|Subjects to support the theme|
Business economy and marketing
Plants and insects
The teaching is a balanced mix of classroom teaching, projects, excursions, company visits, case studies, multi-disciplinary work and self-study. The teaching usually originates with practical problems. Contact with study-related companies will provide you with a good understanding of the qualifications you need for a career in the environmental sector.
You will be expected to work in various groups together with other students representing many nationalities. The exams are designed according to the individual subjects and can be oral as well as written.
The programme includes a 2-week internship during the summer holiday between the 2nd and 3rd semester and an 8-week internship in a relevant company during the 4th semester. We encourage our students to write their final exam project in collaboration with the internship company.
Studying in another country gives you a world of possibilities to strengthen your professional and personal skills. You get the chance to make life-long connections and build a strong international network. The qualifications you acquire in this programme are in great demand around the world and many students do their internships in international companies.