The Bachelor’s study programme makes an important contribution to promoting a sustainable society. This commitment was acknowledged by the Swiss UNESCO commission in spring 2010 through the recognition of the study programme as an integral activity of the ‘UN World Decade of Education for Sustainable Development in Switzerland ‘.
The study programme in Natural Resource Sciences leads to a professionally recognised qualification and prepares students for the broad variety of new professional fields in the area of sustainable development.
Natural resource scientists develop innovative solutions for the careful handling and sustainable use of natural resources. The central focus is on respect and holistic concern for people and the environment.
Graduates have the subject-related knowledge and strategies needed to solve practical problems independently. Their specialist competences vary according to the specialisation chosen:
In addition to a basic interest in plants, nature and the environment students need:
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You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
You need the following TOEFL iBT ® score:
The course is multidisciplinary, so accordingly, entrants from many different educational backgrounds may apply:Vocational Maturity (Berufsmaturität)
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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