Eligibility and selection

Master's Programme, Environmental Engineering, 120 credits (TEEGM), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2014

Last edit: 22/04/2015
Approved: 22/04/2015

The general admission requirement for the Nordic masters’ programme in Environmental Engineering is a completed Bachelor's degree in Civil or Environ­mental Engineering, corresponding to a Swedish Bachelor's degree (180 ECTS), or equivalent academic qualifi­ca­tions from an internationally recognised university. Students in their final year of their under­­graduate education may also apply and if qualified, receive a conditional acceptance. The applicant’s qualifications must include a strong working knowledge of mathematics, physics and chemistry and applicants must document that they have fulfilled the following minimum requirements:

· Mathematics: 20 ECTS, including linear algebra, calculus and differential equations

· Physics: 10 ECTS

· Chemistry: 5 ECTS

For English language proficiency following requirements are defined:

TOEFL: Paper-based: 580 (written section grade 4,5) or Internet-based test: 92 (written section grade 22)

IELTS: 6.5, no section lower than 5.5 (only IELTS Academic Training accepted).

Students with a B.Eng degree (Diplomingeniør (DK), Polytechnic (FI), Högskoleingenjör (SE) or equivalent, must have completed courses within the areas of operations research or discrete mathematics (5ECTS) and algorithms and stochastic processes (5 ECTS).

For candidates fulfilling the above requirements, the ranking and selection of students is carried out by the partner universities on basis of the student’s academic achievements.