Environmental Economics and Ecological Economics 2020/2021 (10 credits)

Autumn 2020, 100 %, Campus

Start date: 23 November 2020

End date: 17 January 2021

Application Deadline: 15 April 2020

Enrolment Code: UU-18200 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Visby

Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 165 credits)

Entry Requirements: 30 credits in environmental science, biology, earth science, geography, social geography, national economics, sustainable energy transition or business.


If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application Fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 21667

Tuition fee, total: SEK 21667

About the course:

The course covers multi-disciplinary approaches to the ecological, economic and social dimensions of sustainable development.  Natural resources, ecosystem services and planetary boundaries in relation to economic growth and sustainable development. Sustainability indicators. Eco-labelling. Economic explanations to and solutions for environmental problems. Environmental economic valuation methods.

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Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villavägen 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villavägen 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

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Study counselling

E-mail: studievagledningcampusgotland@uadm.uu.se

Telephone: +46 498 10 82 45, +46 498 10 82 16