The course aims to provide a deeper and advanced understanding of environmental economics and policy issues related to the environment and natural resources. The course also aims to provide knowledge to analyze and understand the economic impact of environmental policies. Furthermore, the course aims to provide advanced knowledge of both theoretical and empirical tools in order to make environmental economic analysis. The course is primarily conducted in seminars with mandatory attendance at seminars in environmental and natural resource economics. The examination of the course is in the form of seminars and report writing.
90 ECTS of undergraduate courses in economics, whereof 30 ECTS on C-level (G2F). Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English B/6. Mathematical Economics I D7, Econometrics I D12 and Microeconomic Analysis I D25, or the equivalent.
Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.
The online application opens 15 March 2018 at 13:00 CET.
Application deadline is
16 April 2018.
Application and Tuition fees
As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.