Environmental Engineering

Environmental Engineering

Environmental Engineering (Master's Programme)


  • MasterFull time, 2 years
  • Location Trondheim
  • Requirements See Admission
  • Max. places See Admission
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Apply before1. March *(varies, see admissions)
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Study at two Nordic universities

The Master’s program in Environmental Engineering is a collaboration between five of the leading technical universities in the Nordic countries. The program gives you a unique opportunity to tailor your degree based on your academic interests.

You will get to study at two of the partner universities, spending one year at each. You graduate with a double master’s degree from the two universities. 

The universities participating in the Nordic master in Environmental Engineering are:

The coordinator of the Nordic Master in Environmental Engineering  is Technical University of Denmark (DTU).

You can find more information about the study programme on DTUs webpage.

The Nordic Master's programme in Environmental Engineering focuses on:

  • sustainable management of impacts on the environment caused by human activities
  • development of new technologies to address environmental challenges.

It addresses some of the most pressing current political issues such as climate change, sustainable generation of energy, management and renewal of aging urban infrastructure, provision of safe drinking water and contaminated land and waste management. Environmental Engineering is an interdisciplinary science, bridging all the sciences and placing them in a social, economic and legal context. Within the discipline, there are areas of specialization, or small subject areas.

Read more about Master in Environmental Engineering on DTUs webpage.

Read about the career prospects for graduates from Master in Environmental Engineering on DTUs webpage.

Trondheim is known for its great student environment and has been named Norway's best student city. Whatever you like to do in your spare time, you will definitely find something to do in Trondheim. 

Student life in Trondheim

Read about the structure of the programme on DTUs webpage.

This programme requires a bachelor in Civil or Environmental Engineering.  There are a number of additional requirements, also with respect to participant's English language abilities.

How to apply

There is joint admission for the Nordic Master in Environmental Engineering. This means that all applications must be submitted through the DTU online application portal.

Application deadline for all universities is 1 March

Apply for the Nordic Master in Environmental Engineering

You can expect information on your admission results in March/April.

  • In the application, you must indicate your study track and specify which universities you will attend in accordance to the mobility scheme.
  • All applicants must write a motivation letter as part of the application

Information about practical matters for staying in the Nordic countries.

We can help you with questions about the study programme or any other academic questions.

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