CIRCLE is an English-language master’s programme with the advantage of outstanding collaborative arrangements with higher education institutions in the Netherlands, Scandinavia, Australia, China and Japan. The study programme has a distinctively international character, including study periods at two or more different universities, and allows you to develop your own area of specialisation.
Interests that are a good basis for this study programme
You are likely to enjoy this study programme if you have an interest in current issues of sustainability, the circular economy and the development of innovative technologies. Since you will be required to take courses in at least two universities, it is essential that you are willing to travel.
International Master’s Programme on Circular Economy (CIRCLE) at the University of Graz
This study programme explores the creation and optimisation of technologies for sustainable development, and implementation of circular economy concepts at company, local, regional, national and international levels. You will study methodological approaches as well as integrated evaluation and assessment of sustainable development and technical systems.
After completing the master’s programme there is the possibility of further study in the doctoral programme. The content will be evaluated during the admission process.
Preparation for a wide range of career paths
Depending on the core content and individual specialisation of their bachelor’s programme, their selected areas of focus and mobility periods abroad, graduates of this master’s programme have a wide range of career options. These includes roles at national, regional and local levels of administration and government, the services sector, industry, international organisations, teaching, adult and continuing education, administration, environmental and corporate consulting, quality management, or research and teaching at universities and non-university institutions.
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- About the study programme
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- Preparation for a wide range of career paths
- Note on registration
There are specific application processes for joint programmes. Registration deadlines vary – please check the application window for your preferred joint programme!