Master's Degree Programme, 2 years

(MSc in) Industrial Ecology

Illustration: leaves and machine

Are you interested in studying how to reduce our resource consumption and environmental impacts?

Industrial Ecology is a multidisciplinary research field, consisting of different methods and tools for addressing sustainability challenges.  We aim at equipping students with a sound theoretical foundation and the analytical skills to contribute to a reduction of environmental impacts and to contribute to a greening of the economy.

What are your job opportunities?

Oddbjørn Dahlstrøm

Oddbjørn works as an Energy and Environment Advisor at Asplan Viak AS, where he applies the skills he learnt during his master studies and a holistic way of thinking. Read interview.

Marta Baltruszewicz

Marta works for Vestlandsforsking in the Local Environmental and Climate Policy Group, which emphasizes on special challenges related to sustainable development. Read interview.


Degree: Master of Science in Industrial Ecology
Duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS
Programme code: MSINDECOL
Language of instruction: English
Location: Trondheim, Gløshaugen

Host Faculty:
Faculty of Engineering

Application deadlines

Non-EU/non-EEA students: 
1 December 2017

EU/EEA/Norwegian students: 
1 March 2018

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