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MScEnvironment and Society Studies: Corporate Sustainability

Radboud University
Netherlands, Nijmegen
Tuition fee €16,000 per year
Application fee €75 one-time

The handling fee is NOT applicable to:

- Students with a nationality from the EEA countries or from countries that are candidates for EEA membership*
- Students who receive a full scholarship (proven by uploading a grant statement)

This fee will be refunded to you once you are fully enrolled as a student at Radboud University. The fee is NOT refundable when you are not admitted.

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Studying innovations and socio-economic transformations that enhance an environmentally sustainable economy, in particular affects the role of business and the market.

Master’s specialisation Corporate Sustainability: something for you?

- You’ll be introduced to the most recent scientific insights, which will be illustrated by using numerous examples from the private sector.
- Particular attention is paid to innovation: not just technological innovation but also to innovating manufactory processes and new business models.
- A major focus is placed on policies and the social-organisational aspects.

Programme structure

The Master’s specialisation in Corporate Sustainability is taught at the Nijmegen School of Management. It has a course load of 60 EC* (one year). The courses are 3 EC or 6 EC and the Master’s thesis is 24 EC. The structure of the programme is presented here.

Career opportunities

After completion, you’ll be equipped with the following skills and knowledge for a young environmental practitioner, policy-maker or academic researcher. Among others, you’ll have the ability to:

- Apply relevant social science concepts and theories that are important when analysing and clarifying social change on the path towards a sustainable future.
- Analyse and design policy change for sustainability, including the methods of policy analysis, transition management and evaluation of policy.
- Facilitate collaboration between the public and private parties involved.
- Write policy documents, strategic plans or a position paper on environment and society.
- Identify and study lobbying and advocacy efforts concerning issues of sustainability.
- Work together in a professional and goal-oriented way in a wide range of social settings (interdisciplinary teams of experts, consultations and negotiations), taking into consideration other individuals’ stances values and beliefs.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States