Career prospects

The Master's programme prepares you to work as a professional in the circular economy in a wide range of jobs focusing primarily on sustainable business and production.

As a graduate, you may find employment in industry, consultancy, regulatory agencies, and governmental and non-governmental organisations, where growing interest in sustainability has created new employment opportunities.

Typical jobs for graduates from this programme:

  • environmental specialist in a consulting company
  • sustainability specialist in product development
  • sustainability specialist in urban planning
  • environmental manager in an industrial enterprise
  • environmental officer for a government authority
  • sustainability specialist in the construction industry
  • environmental and safety specialist in industry
  • researcher in a research institute
  • municipal environmental manager.

You will also have a firm basis to continue your studies in doctoral programmes.

Circular Economy

Degree
Master of Science in Technology

Credits
120 ECTS credits

Duration
2 years

Start date
August 2022

Language
English

Tuition fees and scholarships
EUR 13 500 Non-EU/EEA students
Scholarships available

Academic unit
LUT School of Energy Systems

Location
Lahti campus

Regular admission
1 December 2021 − 19 January 2022 at 15:00 (UTC+2)