End of this page section.

Begin of page section: Contents:

Environmental Systems Sciences - Sustainability Management Master's programme

Course outline, qualifications and competences

This master’s programme Environmental Systems Sciences - Sustainability Management with its socio-economic focus enhances and deepens students’ knowledge of business administration and systems sciences as well as their interdisciplinary knowledge and skills. The programme focuses on issues relating to sustainability and innovation management, business and corporate environmental management and environmental economics. This programme includes systems sciences, especially methods of systems integration, assessment and modeling for sustainable development, reduction of hazards and improvement of living conditions in the man-environment system. Students are able to design their own elective courses and thus individualise their qualification profile, while the opportunity to work in an interdisciplinary team during an internship, in which students are faced with real-world problems, encourages them to apply acquired competences to concrete and on-going problems.

Expected results

Graduates of the master’s programme Environmental Systems Sciences - Sustainability Management will be experts in business administration, especially with regard to company and corporate environmental, sustainability and innovation management. Their interdisciplinary education will enable them to deal with complex systems, to translate them into models and to assess their organisation and dynamics. They will be able to elaborate and implement various theoretical sustainability strategies including business administrative and economic aspects of sustainable courses of action.


4students - Studien Info Service
Harrachgasse 28, 8010 Graz
Phone:+43 (0)316 380 - 1066


Mon - Fri: 09.00 a.m. - 12.00 a.m.
Tue and Thu: 01.00 p.m. - 03.00 p.m.

University degree
Master of Science „MSc“
4 semesters / 120 ECTS-CP
(CP = credit points)
Teaching language
Index number
UB 066 948
Faculty of Environmental and Regional Sciences and Education
type of study programme
Qualification level
Master (2nd study cycle)
Appropriate bachelor’s degree or equivalent


End of this page section.

Begin of page section: Additional information:

End of this page section.