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Master's Degree in Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Energy

The aim of the master is to prepare professionals in the field of energy, environment and sustainable production with rigorous scientific and technical background, capable of providing a flexible and multidisciplinary response to the challenges of building a sustainable society through the conception, design, evaluation, implementation and management of environmentally friendly processes, consumption of natural resources and health.

Career opportunities

The Master's Degree provides students the training to be qualified for jobs as:

  • Responsible of Energy, Enviroment and Quality Departments
  • Responsible of Energy Production Plants (cogeneration, combined cycles, wind farms, photovoltaic farms, industrial organization)
  • Responsible of Waste Treatment Plants
  • Responsible of Wastewater Treatment Plants
  • Technician in Engineering, Consulting and Certification Companies
  • R&D&I Laboratories and Institutes
  • Secondary and High Education Teaching
  • Creation of their own enterprises
  • Realization of projects on request
Master's Degree in Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Energy
Description Master's Degree in Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Energy
Duration  90 ECTS ECTS
Modality Face-to-face
Schedule 3-7 p.m. from Monday to Friday
Work placement Compulsory - 12ECTS
Language of instruction English
Places available 30
Collaborating Institutions Dow Chemical, Universitat de Burdeaux, Universitat de El Cairo, GRECAT, De Monfort University, IREC
Taught at

School of Chemical Engineering

Link to PhD studies
  • Nanoscience, Materials and Chemical Engineering
  • Fluid Thermodynamic Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Technologies for Nanosystems, Bioengineering and Energy
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Master's Degree in Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Energy

Course dates

First course: September to June

Second course: September to February

Coordinator Dr. Sandra Contreras Iglesias
Coordinator’s email sandra.contreras(ELIMINAR)@urv.cat
Administrative contact Secretary’s Office of the School of Chemical Engineering  
977 558 769
Scholarships specific to this programme
  • Tallent Assistant Grants
  • Dow Sustainability Award
  • Teaching Assistant Grants


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