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Masters Degree Thesis in Environmental Science

  • Number of credits 15 credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Spring Term 2023

About the course

During the course, the students carry out and report on a scientific study of the subject by applying the knowledge and skills acquired during the studies. This takes place in forms similar to the future professional role. The course also includes reviewing and commenting on similar work.

Section 1, Project description according to instructions, 1 credit
Section 2, Execution and seminar, 14 credits

Application and eligibility

Masters Degree Thesis in Environmental Science, 15 credits

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Spring Term 2023 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen


22 March 2023


4 June 2023

Study location




Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

University: The course Transition towards a sustainable society, 15 credits and a bachelor degree thesis in environmental science, environmental and health protection, earth science / natural geography or biology. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B/6. Entry requirements


Academic credits 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.

Application code



Online applications are now open. You will be transferred to Application deadline is 17 October 2022. How to apply

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.

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 35,700

Total fee

SEK 35,700

Contact us

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Course is given by
Ecology and environmental science
Contactperson for the course is:
Tom Korsman