Interests that are a good basis for this study programme
You should be keen to explore sustainability issues across a range of topic areas. Since this degree programme includes at least one study abroad period, you should be willing to spend time living in another country. You must also have already completed a first degree in a relevant subject area.
Joint Master’s Programme in Sustainable Development at the University of Graz
This study programme teaches the basics of sustainable development and, depending on the content of your first degree, you can specialise in areas such as corporate sustainability management, climate change, environmental economics, environmental change and ecosystems, or global development policy. The specific topic(s) for your research will be based on these choices and on the focus of your elective courses.
Preparation for a wide range of career paths
Depending on the core content and specialisation of your master’s programme, as a graduate you will be able to work in areas such as innovation, commercial and quality management, ecological responsibility in business, research and teaching at universities and non-university institutions, the environment, health and safety, or in corporate consulting, policy advice and analysis. There are also career options in international organisations and NGOs.
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Real-world relevance for today and the future
Sustainable development is one of the major challenges for our generation
International and interdisciplinary approach
International student body from various disciplines and a mandatory study period abroad
Wide range of options for specialisation
Collaborations with partner universities and mobility host universities
There are specific application processes for joint programmes. Registration deadlines vary – please check the application window for your preferred joint programme!