27 Masters of Science (MScs) in Sustainable Development 2020

The MSc, or Master of Science, is a popular Master’s degree designation. Internationally recognized, the MSc is typically awarded after about five to six years of rigorous study in what is usually a science-based field.

Master of Science Degree in Sustainable Development

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London, United Kingdom

Ranked first in the world for Development Studies (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019), the University of Sussex is recognised as one of the world's leading universi ... +

Ranked first in the world for Development Studies (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019), the University of Sussex is recognised as one of the world's leading universities for research into sustainability and innovation. Bringing together expertise from three of the universities most proficient research units, the Science Policy Research Unit, School of Global Studies and Institute of Development Studies, this distinctive course offers an interdisciplinary approach to the study of sustainability. -
MSc
Part-time
2 - 4 years
English
Mar 2020
Online
 
Östermalm, Sweden

Our Master of Science in Socio-Ecological Resilience for Sustainable Development will introduce you to the complexity of interactions between humans and nature. You will learn ... +

Our Master of Science in Socio-Ecological Resilience for Sustainable Development will introduce you to the complexity of interactions between humans and nature. You will learn how to use resilience thinking as an approach to managing socio-ecological systems and to help you solve real-world problems. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
31 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Coventry, United Kingdom

Develop skills to design and evaluate the next generation of low environmental impact automotive products.

Develop skills to design and evaluate the next generation of low environmental impact automotive products. -
MSc
Full-time
English
05 Oct 2020
31 Jul 2020
Campus
 
Syracuse, USA

The MS.SRED is a post-professional degree program focusing on sustainable real estate development that leads to a Master of Science (MS) in Architecture. The program addresses ... +

The MS.SRED is a post-professional degree program focusing on sustainable real estate development that leads to a Master of Science (MS) in Architecture. The program addresses the nuts-and-bolts of sustainable development, from construction systems and business models to community and environmental stewardship. -
MSc
Full-time
3 semesters
English
31 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Ghent, Belgium

The program Master of Science in Materials Engineering: sustainable materials aims at the study of properties, production or extraction, processing, use and recycling of a who ... +

The program Master of Science in Materials Engineering: sustainable materials aims at the study of properties, production or extraction, processing, use and recycling of a whole range of materials. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Rotterdam, Netherlands

This specialisation track focuses on how land and natural resources are accessed, managed and how these aspects contribute to, or hinder, the development of equitable and sust ... +

This specialisation track focuses on how land and natural resources are accessed, managed and how these aspects contribute to, or hinder, the development of equitable and sustainable cities. It tackles the importance of land governance in supporting sustainable and resilient urban development in social, economic and environmental terms. Key topics include settlement informality, displacement and gentrification. -
MSc
Full-time
12 months
English
Oct 2020
01 Jul 2020
Campus
 
Espoo, Finland +5 More

The SUMA Master programme aims to train tomorrow’s resource engineers in collaborative work in a global world, gathering together some of the best educational programmes in th ... +

The SUMA Master programme aims to train tomorrow’s resource engineers in collaborative work in a global world, gathering together some of the best educational programmes in the field of sustainable materials engineering in Europe. The goal is to ensure young scientists obtain a solid background in chemistry and physics, with competencies for designing and tailoring new material systems for specific functions, and with a specific view to the sustainability of processes and technologies in the field of material development. SUMA puts a particularly strong focus on innovation, entrepreneurship and leadership and takes a holistic approach to the materials paradigm by exploring circular (eco) design, materials substitution, life cycle engineering and circular economy design, materials processing and recycling, manufacturing and innovation. -
MSc
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Brighton, United Kingdom

This MSc will show you how to translate theories of social and technological innovation into effective development policies and practices. These skills are in high demand in i ... +

This MSc will show you how to translate theories of social and technological innovation into effective development policies and practices. These skills are in high demand in international development agencies, NGOs, national ministries and firms in developing countries. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Linköping, Sweden

Be part of the solution for a sustainable future! The future needs sustainable solutions to societal challenges. This program offers a holistic interdisciplinary approach to c ... +

Be part of the solution for a sustainable future! The future needs sustainable solutions to societal challenges. This program offers a holistic interdisciplinary approach to current societal problems, such as climate change, natural resource exploitation, increasing energy demand and inequality. -
MSc
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Lüneburg, Germany

Sustainable de­ve­lop­ment is one of the ma­jor glo­bal chal­len­ges fa­c­ing the twen­ty-first cen­tu­ry - this much is bey­ond dis­pu­te. Yet, it still re­mains un­cle­ar in ... +

Sustainable de­ve­lop­ment is one of the ma­jor glo­bal chal­len­ges fa­c­ing the twen­ty-first cen­tu­ry - this much is bey­ond dis­pu­te. Yet, it still re­mains un­cle­ar in which di­rec­tion, wi­t­hin which so­ci­al and eco­lo­gi­cal frame­work, and by me­ans of which stra­te­gy sustainable de­ve­lop­ment can move for­ward. The­se ques­ti­ons form the star­ting point of our in­ter­na­tio­nal, in­ter- and trans­di­sci­pli­na­ry re­se­arch-ori­en­ted, and sustaina­bi­li­ty-pro­blem-fo­cu­sed Mas­ters Pro­gram­me in Global Sustainability Science. -
MSc
Full-time
4 semesters
English
01 Oct 2020
01 Jun 2020
Campus
 
Saint Andrews, United Kingdom

The MSc in Sustainable Development is aimed at students with a background in biology, economics, environmental sciences, geography, mathematics, politics or sociology who are ... +

The MSc in Sustainable Development is aimed at students with a background in biology, economics, environmental sciences, geography, mathematics, politics or sociology who are interested in making a change to society, the environment and the economy. -
MSc
Full-time
English
14 Sep 2020
15 Apr 2020
Campus
 
Belfast, United Kingdom

Managing sustainability is one of the most challenging and rapidly growing areas in both the public and private sectors. With increasing recognition of the impact of a world l ... +

Managing sustainability is one of the most challenging and rapidly growing areas in both the public and private sectors. With increasing recognition of the impact of a world living beyond its means, the commitment to sustainable development to meet the needs of present generations without jeopardising those of the future has never been more apparent. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Bradford, United Kingdom

This new programme is designed to develop leaders with a deep understanding of sustainable development ideas, institutions, policies and networks - and the necessary critical ... +

This new programme is designed to develop leaders with a deep understanding of sustainable development ideas, institutions, policies and networks - and the necessary critical thinking skills to inform policy and create long term impact. It is designed and delivered by a team with cutting-edge research and policy advisory track record, who are passionate about sustainable development. -
MSc
Full-time
12 - 15 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Utrecht, Netherlands

This two-year Master’s program is aimed at students who want to contribute to the design of the solutions needed to achieve an environmentally and socially accountable society ... +

This two-year Master’s program 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 program, 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. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Antwerp, Belgium

Master’s of Globalisation and Development approaches development as the outcome of intensifying global-to local- to-global interactions. It introduces a multi-disciplinary per ... +

Master’s of Globalisation and Development approaches development as the outcome of intensifying global-to local- to-global interactions. It introduces a multi-disciplinary perspective to analyse opportunities and threats to poverty alleviation and environmental sustainability associated with these interactions in low and middle income countries at both the national and local levels. -
MSc
Full-time
English
14 Sep 2020
01 Sep 2020
Campus
 

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