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Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg


Sustainability Economics and Management

Subjects: Sustainability Economics and Management,Sustainability,Economics,Management,Business

M.A. | Master of Arts

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
English, German
💶  Application Fee non-EU
75 EUR

💶  Cost per Semester
400 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
No information
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

Humanity is nearing its ecological limits and faces growing social risks. Issues like global warming, biodiversity loss, poverty, and epidemics are becoming more urgent. To tackle these challenges, we need leaders with strong economic knowledge and a solid grasp of ecological and social issues. These leaders must also have a deep sense of responsibility. This is where Sustainability Experts come in. In study programs such as Environmental Science, Social Policy, and Sustainable Development, students gain the necessary skills. They learn about the intricate balance between economic growth, environmental stewardship, and social equity. These programs equip future leaders with the tools to make informed decisions that benefit both people and the planet. Sustainability Experts are essential in guiding us through these complex times. They combine their expertise in economics, ecology, and social issues to create solutions that are both effective and ethical. Their role is crucial in ensuring a sustainable future for all.

Program Information

Study Location Oldenburg
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English, German
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU 75 EUR
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 400 EUR
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Language Requirements

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Cambridge (CAE) No information
TOEFL IBT No information

English language proficiency at level B2 of Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Possible proof and recognised language tests can be found in the FAQs for the study programme Proficiency of German language skills for international students (see tab Language Skills)

Qualification Requirements

Bachelor's degree or equivalent in economic, social, natural or engineering sciences or a closely related field worth at least 180 credit points. Proof of professional competence with at least 5 CP each is expected in the following areas: Microeconomic theory and Introduction to business administration or comparable module and Mathematics for economists or comparable module The following special qualifications in the field of sustainability are also an advantage: Proof of relevant professional experience or internships Proof of specialization in previous studies Proof of voluntary work (see admission regulations §4 (2)) Overview in tabular form about relevant study-specific experiences, to be submitted with the application

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Acceptance local admission restrictions Restricted
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