Institute of the Environment

Master’s degrees

Studies at the Institute of the Environment

Master’s degree in Environmental Change: Analysis and Management

The Master’s degree in Environmental Change: Analysis and Management is a postgraduate programme imparted for the first time in 2013-14. Picking up from the Master’s degree in the Environment, this new course intends to educate students on different several scientific approaches to the study of environmental change, in addition to the application of the analysis to the management of the specific environmental changes at local and regional levels. Therefore, this Master stresses the need to understand the mechanisms of change and the instruments within our reach for a sustainable management based, first of all, on the assessment of adaptive strategies.

Joint Master in Policies and Planning for Cities, Environment and Landscape

The Joint Master in Policies and Planning for the Cities, the Environment and the Landscape (PPCEL) is a postgraduate course taught on a joint basis between the University of Girona (Catalonia), Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (Catalonia), Università degli Studi di Sassari (Italy), Università IUAV di Venezia (Italy), and Universidade of Lisbon (Portugal). The master is regulated by an agreement signed by all offices of the rector and provides access to a unique degree accredited by all the universities involved.