MSc Courses in Sustainability – University of Copenhagen

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Join students from CBS and DTU during fall 2017 in two cross-disciplinary MSc courses in sustainability. Open to all students at the University of Copenhagen. 

About the courses

Students from CBS, DTU and UCPH are brought together in these two courses offered by CBS and taught by faculty from all three universities. Students will be exposed to a systems thinking approach in relation to sustainability, drawing from business studies, engineering and science.

The overall aim is to develop a generation of specialist professionals who can work successfully in multi-disciplinary teams to solve the sustainability challenges society and business face.

Week 36 - 41:
Sustainability Challenges 1:
Multi-disciplinary Approaches

(link to CBS website)

Week 45 - 50:
Sustainability Challenges 2:
Specific Systems and Capstone Project

(link to CBS website)

Application procedure

See The step-by-step Guide in the right hand box.


Students said

“I LOVED to have professors from both CBS, DTU and KU!”

"Everyone should know this stuff”

“Increased my understanding of interlinkages between energy, food, waste”

Really interesting concept of joining three universities - this was my main reasoning for selecting this course”

"I like the mixing with students from other educational backgrounds"


The courses are coordinated by

Sustainability Science Centre (UCPH)
Global Decision Support Initiative (DTU)
Sustainability Platform (CBS)

Read more about Copenhagen Sustainability Initiative - COSI