Sustainable Master’s courses

Want to take sustainability courses during your Master’s degree? Find out which Master’s courses you can take at your own faculty and at other faculties of the university.

Below you will find an overview of all sustainable Master’s courses per faculty.

Please note that some courses have admission requirements. Make sure you read the study guide carefully before registering for a course. Contact the lecturer or student advisor if you are unsure whether you are eligible to take a course.

Sustainable Development Goals 

The sustainable courses correspond to the seventeen Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). For each course, the sustainability goal to which the course relates is indicated. If a course relates to four or more SDGs, this is indicated by ‘Four or more SDGs’. The seventeen sustainability goals are listed below. 

1. No poverty
2. Zero hunger
3. Good health and well-being
4. Quality education
5. Gender equality
6. Clean water and sanitation
7. Affordable and clean energy
8. Decent work and economic growth
9. Industry, innovation and infrastructure
10. Reduced inequalities
11. Sustainable cities and communities
12. Responsible consumption and production
13. Climate action
14. Life below water
15. Life on land
16. Peace, justice and strong institutions
17. Partnerships for the goals

An eighteenth SDG on animal health, welfare and rights has also been proposed. Read more about it here.

Sustainable Master’s courses per faculty