Sustainable education

If you study at Utrecht University, you'll get in touch with sustainability. After all, we want to contribute to the development of a sustainable society. 

How can you contribute? 

You too can contribute to the transition to a green world. Most master's programmes will introduce you to the concept of sustainability. Thus, every study has common ground and issues around sustainability. Are you interested in sustainability and would you like to choose a master that focuses on sustainability? Then take a look at one of the following master's programmes:

How does Utrecht University define 'sustainability'?

Within sustainable education, you will study one or more of the following themes:

  • Climate change
  • Biodiversity
  • Water
  • Cultural diversity
  • Sustainable urbanisation
  • Sustainable lifestyles
  • Disaster risk reduction

Thus, sustainability a broad and interdisciplinary concept. That is why there are various sustainable initiatives, such as: the student organization the 'Green Office'. Furthermore, you can put together a sustainable courses package and read more about Utrecht University's goals as an organization.