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Today's world faces pressing sustainability challenges including climate change, poverty, and the need for affordable clean energy. To meet these challenges, society requires educated individuals who can think innovatively and address environmental concerns while ensuring access to resources for everyone.

The Master in Circular Economy is an advanced academic programme designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the principles, strategies, and practical applications of circular economy frameworks and corporate sustainability within various industries and sectors from both a technical and a business perspective.

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Monday to Friday
(typically, 3:30 pm to 8:00 pm)

English

60 ECTS

Why study the Master in Circular Economy?

Do you want to take on sustainability issues at the forefront of global organizations such as the United Nations or the European Union and address challenges such as climate change, poverty, and the importance of affordable clean energy sources? The dynamic field of circular economy offers diverse tools and methods to tackle these sustainability challenges effectively.

In this advanced academic programme, we provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the principles, strategies, and practical applications of circular economy frameworks and corporate sustainability within various industries and sectors from both a technical and a business perspective.

The programme encompasses a multidisciplinary approach, merging concepts from environmental science, business management, economics, engineering, and sustainability studies. It aims to equip students with the knowledge and skills needed to address the complex challenges posed by linear economic models and develop innovative circular solutions for a more sustainable future.

Throughout the programme, students may engage in research projects or collaborative initiatives with industry partners to gain hands-on experience and develop the critical thinking skills needed to address complex sustainability issues.
 

Participation in research projects or collaborative initiatives with industry partners.

Acquisition of the skills needed to develop integrated sustainability strategies.

Expertise in cutting-edge technologies to create value by applying circular economy principles.

Hands-on work experience with company consultancy projects.

Invaluable recognition from a prestigious university acclaimed for its excellence in both technical and business disciplines.

Access requirements for the Master

This programme is open to students who hold a bachelor’s degree in the areas of:

  • Engineering
  • Chemistry, Pharmacy, Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Food Science and Technology, Environmental Sciences
  • Business Management, Economics, and International Business

Admission is also offered to students who hold other bachelor’s degrees such as Physics, Data and Computer Science, Marketing, Communications, Advertising, Public Relations, Tourism, and other Scientific and Social Science fields. Some students from certain backgrounds might need to take introductory courses offered by IQS before the official start of the Master.

A solid level of spoken and written English (B2 English level or IELTS/TOEFL equivalent) is required. No previous professional experience is required.
The Admissions Committee will review each application and, if necessary, the content of the complementary courses to be taken, depending on the entrance qualification.

Competences to be acquired

This unique programme encompasses a multidisciplinary approach, merging concepts from environmental science, business management, economics, engineering, and sustainability studies. It aims to equip students with the knowledge and skills needed to address the complex challenges posed by linear economic models and develop innovative circular solutions for a more sustainable future.

Throughout the programme, students may engage in research projects or collaborative initiatives with industry partners to gain hands-on experience and develop the critical thinking skills needed to address complex sustainability issues.

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