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Environmental Science for Sustainable Energy and Technology, B.Sc.

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  • 48 months
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Breda, Netherlands
Issues like global warming, pollution and resource use interest you. The Environmental Science for Sustainable Energy and Technology programme at Avans University of Applied Sciences will turn you into an environmental professional.
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Overview

Issues like global warming, pollution and resource use interest you. The Environmental Science for Sustainable Energy and Technology programme offered by Avans University of Applied Sciences will turn you into an environmental professional.

The local authority in a city wants to be CO2 neutral by 2040. You are part of a consultancy team. You find ways to reduce the energy consumption and utilise suitable sustainable energy sources. You research the availability of solar power, hydropower, geothermal power, wind power and biomass. Your solution is financially viable and accepted by both industry and the public. You take into consideration future developments, techniques and policies. You want to keep the planet safe for future generations. You are interested in science subjects and open minded towards other cultures. You are a team player and, at the same time, self-motivated. And you are adventurous and independent. 

Through several projects and courses, you will learn about sustainable energy techniques, their suitability in specific situations, bio-based waste management, environmental pollution and cleanup technology, cost-benefit analyses, stakeholder analyses and also environmental policy and law. Given the international character of the student group, you will learn about these subjects in relation to different parts of the world. If you pass the programme, you will become a Bachelor of Applied Sciences (BAS).

Accreditation

Accredited by: NVAO in: Netherlands

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Environmental chemistry 
  • Laboratory skills 
  • Study supervision & self-development
  • Project: Carbon management
  • Applied mathematics
  • Introduction to environmental sciences
  • Intercultural communication
  • Project: Water quality
  • Cell biology
  • Writing skills
  • Water treatment
  • Calculus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

  • The level of your prior education has to be equivalent to the Dutch havo, vwo or mbo 4 level. English must have been one of your courses. In addition, you should have graduated in mathematics, accounting or economics. If we are not familiar with your foreign diploma, NUFFIC, the Dutch organisation for international recognition of diploma, will check the level for us.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7969 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7969 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2083 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2083 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Breda

  • 1100 - 1500 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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