University of Jyväskylä

Corporate Environmental Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    10000
    Tuition (Full programme)
  • English
    Language
Do you want to contribute in making business more sustainable? Are you interested in finding sustainability solutions for businesses and organisations? Do you want to be part of climate change mitigation? The Corporate Environmental Management Master’s Programme (CEM) from University of Jyväskylä enhances understanding and provides expertise on these issues and more.
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  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

The Corporate Environmental Management Master’s Programme offered by University of Jyväskylä is a sustainability programme with an environmental focus. It offers its graduates an integrated and interdisciplinary approach to environmental issues preparing the graduates to tackle these complex issues in working life. The international learning environment provides skills for identifying and managing environmental impacts; promoting environmental sustainability in business; and innovating new business solutions and sustainable business models.Jyväskylä was the first university in in the Nordic region to offer a complete master's and doctoral programme in Corporate Environmental Management. Training in CEM was launched in 1995 and the programme has been an international master’s degree programme since 2003. Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics has been proactive in integrating corporate environmental management in its curriculum, research, and other activities. Our education has therefore been internationally acknowledged by the World Resource Institute in 2001 and the Aspen Institute in 2005-2011.

Career
Graduates from the Master's Degree Programme in Corporate Environmental Management can work either in the public sector in public administration, municipalities, towns or environment centers, or in the private sector in companies. In addition, national and international non-governmental and other organisations are potential employers. Job titles can be for example:sustainability expert/specialist/analyst, environmental manager/expert, sustainability project manager, sales and sustainability specialist, corporate responsibility reporting specialist, project coordinator, sustainability and biofuels expert, climate and energy consultant, energy trader, researcher; and entrepreneur.The graduates can also work in the field of environmental-related marketing, accounting, entrepreneurship, reporting and communications based on their own interests.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Business, Society and the Environment
  • Material Flow Management
  • Material Flow Management, Computer Demonstrations
  • Managing a Green Organisation
  • Corporate Environmental Management, Project Work or Internship
  • Corporate Environmental Strategy and Marketing
  • Environmental Management in Networks
  • Climate Business
For more information please visit the programme website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: September 1
  • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go To The Course Website
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Academic Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or a polytechnic degree in business studies, environmental studies, environmental technology, or in other applicable studies. If the degree has not been completed at the time of application, an official university statement indicating the approximate date of graduation will be accepted.
Entrance examination and aptitude test

Assessment of eligible applicants based on the application documents and personal/telephone interview

The selection process comprises of two parts:

  • Reviewing the application documents
  • Personal/Telephone interview of eligible applicants

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • EUR 10000 International

Tuition fees will be introduced only for non-EU/EEA students in Finland from August 2017 onwards. The fees will concern non-EU/EEA degree students who start their studies in English-taught Master's degree programmes in August 2017 or after that at the University of Jyväskylä.

Funding

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