Applied sustainability management
Become a driving force behind sustainable transformation processes.
Master of Science
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Become a driving force behind the transformation towards a sustainable world.
As humans, we are still heavily dependent on natural resources for our activities, work and survival. However, their massive use leads to exhaustion and has irreversible negative consequences for our climate and the well-being of our planet. To avoid disastrous consequences for our society, we must focus on a more sustainable future by drastically reducing our need for natural resources and moving towards a circular economy.
This master’s program is designed to let you become a driving force in the transformation towards a sustainable world and will equip you with the knowledge and competencies needed to foster sustainable innovation.
During the program you will learn to become an Applied Sustainability Manager: a highly qualified professional who can contribute added value to a company or institution beyond the boundaries of his own field applied knowledge and has specialised and interdisciplinary knowledge of different industries including energy, water and logistics, agrobusiness, food, fashion, health care, urban development and mobility. Some of the bigger modules are:
DESIGN & IMPLEMENTATION
of sustainable, innovative solutions within businesses
qualitative and quantitative applied research and data analysis
SOCIAL AWARENSS & ETHICS
working in interdisciplinary and intercultural environment
AFTER THE PROGRAM
As more and more organizations worldwide (companies, NGOs, governments) focus on a transition to a sustainable future, there is a greater need for researchers, innovators and experts who can shape and drive the transition to a circular economy. In the Dutch labor market alone, the demand for sustainability professionals has doubled in recent years and is expected to increase significantly in the coming years.
Upon completion of this Master program, you’ll have the skills and competencies needed to pursue a career as a:
identify challenges and opportunities
SUSTAINABILITY PROGRAM MANAGER
lead sustainable innovations within a organisation
CIRCULAR ECONOMY ANALYST
stakeholder and user analysis, feasibility studies
stakeholder and user analysis, feasibility studies
SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS DEVELOPER
business models, finance & law
SUSTAINABILITY PROJECT MANAGER
understand and lead sustainable projects
ENTREPRENEUR IN A SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS
Lead or advise others in sustainable innovations
The program is structured around a total of eight closely aligned study modules of four to seven weeks during a 12-month program. Frequently used teaching and learning methods include lectures, seminars, debates role plays, (live) case studies and project development.
FEES & TUITION
Citizen ship | EU/EAA (incl. Switzerland and Western Balkans)*
*can be paid either upfront (yearly) or by installments (monthly, surcharge 5%).
There are several ways to finance your studies.
Find your options here:
Citizenship | Non- EU/EAA*
*an additional Visa application fee of EUR 450 (non-EU/EEA) is to be paid once at the start of the program.
A BUSINESS OR INFORMATION ORIENTED BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
including business administration, international business, computer science, information management, innovation management, data science.
OTHER BACHELOR STUDIES
if the student can show a minimum of one year of
relevant working experience.
To join our Master’s program, students must meet the following language requirements:
Professional level of English language.
An IELTS English certificate with a minimum level of 6.5*.
*Other equivalent English certificates can also be accepted
Students will also have to successfully complete an intake assessment and interview. Haarlem Campus wants to ensure that the student chooses a program that fits his or her interests and competencies so that the student starts the study with motivation. The intake interview serves the following purposes:
Reflect on the choice
We want to help the student reflect on his/her choice by giving insights into his/her expectations, motivation and interesets.
We want to give the student a realistic picture of the program’s content, level, and educational forms. Also a realistic picture of the professional field for a program.
Experience meets Entrepreneurship
The SRH Group, a leading network of independent private universities in Germany and the Global School for Entrepreneurship, a University of Applied Sciences aiming to develop tomorrows entrepreneurs, created Haarlem Campus to bring innovation and entrepreneurship to local and international students in Haarlem.
The two university operators cooperating for a particular purpose – THEY WANT TO GO FAR. And going far means leading YOU closer to YOUR dreams and professional goals.
Both, Germany as well as the Netherlands, are home to the most reputed education systems worldwide which is one of the reasons why we believe that this cooperation fulfills all the preconditions for an unconventional and successful educational journey.
Schedule a call with us
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