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Environmental Engineering

Tuition fee €2,600 per year

In order to accept your Offer at the University of Padova, you must pay the first instalment of tuition fees for a.y. 2019/20 (see below).

The total amount of tuition fees due per each academic year can be significantly waived based on your “Equivalent Economic Status Index – ISEE”. For further information on how to obtain your ISEE and other income-based reductions, see:

Application fee €30 one-time

This fee is non-refundable.

Deposit €187 one-time

In order to accept your place at the University of Padova, the payment of the first instalment is required. This fee is non-refundable.

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The Master’s degree, thanks to a multidisciplinary approach that considers the different physical, biological and chemical aspects of natural and anthropogenic systems, allows students to acquire full command of methodological and operational aspects of engineering for the prevention and remediation of environmental degradation and risk. It provides both theoretical and practical expertise for the design, execution, management and monitoring of activities that imply highly complex modifications to the ecosphere, especially where exploitation of natural resources is involved.

Programme structure

Path – Soil, Water And Environment with three different subpaths: Environment and Sustainability, Land Planning and Management, Soil Protection and Water Management

Career opportunities

Graduates can find employment in public authorities or private companies acting in the fields of environmental protection and/or land management, public administrations, insurance companies, public and private research centres.
They may also work in engineering firms or as freelance consultants dealing with various environmental issues (e.g. waste control and reuse, water and land management, environmental impact assessment, monitoring, modelling, risk management).

Apply now! Academic year 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Oct 1, 2019
Apply now! Academic year 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Oct 1, 2019
Apply now! Academic year 2020/21
Application start
Jan 7, 2020
Application deadline
Mar 7, 2020 23:59
Europe/Rome time
Studies commence
Oct 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States