Environmental Sciences (M.Sc.)

Program Name Environmental Sciences Type M.Sc. Institution Wageningen University (NL) Entry Requirements Students who wish to enrol in an MSc programme at Wageningen University must have: At least a BSc degree (or equivalent) in a field of science that is relevant to the specific programme selected; A GPA (Grade Point Average) for the entire BSc…

Sustainable Systems Engineering (M.Sc.)

Program Name Sustainable Systems Engineering Type M.Sc. Institution University of Freiburg Entry Requirements Bachelor’s degree in Sustainable Systems Engineering, Microsystems Engineering, Mechanical, Process, Electrical or Electronics Engineering Good English language proficiency (IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 87) The Master’s programme in Sustainability Engineering is designed for highly qualified graduate students holding a Bachelor‘s degree in engineering…

Environmental Governance

Program Name Environmental Governance Type M.Sc. Institution University of Freiburg Entry Requirements   BSc or BA (or equivalent primary degree) well above average in Agricultural or Forest Sciences, Geography, Political Sciences, Sociology, Law, Economics, Ethnology, International Cooperation, Development Studies, Nature Conservation, Environmental Management, Land Use Planning, Natural Resource Management . Very good English language skills…

Renewable Energy Engineering and Management (M.Sc.)

Program Name Renewable Energy Engineering and Management Type M.Sc. Institution University of Freiburg Entry Requirements Above average qualification* (B.Sc., [German] Diploma) in: Engineering (electrical engineering, energy management, process engineering, microsystems technology, mechanical engineering or environmental engineering) OR Natural sciences OR Applied life sciences (Forest or environmental sciences). * = a CGPA/grade of 2.5 in the German grading system is…

M.Sc. Environmental Sciences

Program Name Environmental Sciences Type M.Sc. Institution University of Freiburg Entry Requirements A university degree with the average grade above 2.9 according to the German grading scheme in a subject related to forestry or environmental sciences Specific requirements for the different elective tracks: “Landnutzung und Naturschutz“: in-depth knowledge about the basics of landscape ecology “Umweltmodellierung…

Clara, Class of 2016, Germany

In a couple of words, what’s your main passion within EES? Climate change and food security (soils!) Why did you choose to major in Earth & Environmental Sciences? Because I wanted a holistic understanding of our environment. What are your goals with EES as your major? Ultimately work for the UN environmental program or a…

Lara, Class of 2016, Germany

In a couple of words, what’s your main passion within EES? Environmental Communication/Governance Why did you choose to major in Earth & Environmental Sciences? Because I knew that I wanted to do something to deal with environmental changes and challenges, but I did not know exactly what I wanted to do. What are your goals…

Lukas, Class of 2016, Germany

In one or two words, what’s your main passion within EES? Sustainable Systems, Urban and Environmental Planning Why did you choose to major in Earth & Environmental Sciences? I am interested in sustainable solutions to urban and environmental planning problems. Soon I realized that I first need to understand our environment from a scientific perspective…

Ecology: From Genetic Adaptions to Communities

Course Ecology: From Genetic Adaptions to Communities Instructor Dr. Volker Nehring Prerequisites Introduction to Earth and Environmental Sciences Corresponding Module Ecology, Advanced Life Sciences I, II or III, Elective All biological processes are affected by ecological interactions, and so are we as humans, part of a complex global network. The course is designed to advance…

Geo-Hazards

Course  Geo-Hazards Instructor  Prof. Dr. Hoppe Prerequisites Introductory Module: Thought and Research in the Area of Earth and Environmental Sciences or Introductory Module: Thought and Research in the Area of Governance Corresponding Module Specialization Option EES I or II, Advanced Governance I or II  Geo-Hazards – Risks, Mitigation and Management Geological hazards depend on plate tectonics…