A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. One must already have an undergraduate degree to apply for a master's program. Most master's degree program would require students to complete a master's thesis or research paper.
A Master in Sustainable Development explores the interaction between environmental and societal issues, and looks at the importance of sustainability in a rapidly growing society. This pathway can produce future leaders willing to encourage the necessary societal changes.
Norway, officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a Scandinavian unitary constitutional monarchy whose territory comprises the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula, Jan Mayen, the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard and the subantarctic Bouvet Island. Higher education in Norway is offered by a range of seven universities.
Masters Program in Sustainable Development in Norway
The objective of the master's programme is to educate the next generation of interdisciplinary managers in the fields of energy and natural resources. [+]
Degree: MSc in Economics and Business Administration ECTS credits: 120 Duration: two years
NHH is one of few business schools in the world where you can specialise in business within the energy sector and graduates from this master’s programme are in great demand. This programme aims to educate the next generation of interdisciplinary managers in the fields of energy and natural resource development.
Future development and prosperity depend largely on access to energy sources and secure, reliable supplies of natural resources. Exploitation of these resources has a significant impact on the environment and getting the balance right is a critical factor in the commercial world where business sustainability is increasingly defined by factors going beyond the bottom line.... [-]