Materials and Sustainable Development, 5 credits

Academic year 2021/2022

  • Spring 2022, 33%, Campus

    Start date: 21 March 2022

    End date: 5 June 2022

    Application deadline: 15 October 2021

    Application code: UU-64017 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Uppsala

    Selection: Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)

    Registration: 21 February 2022 – 21 March 2022

Entry requirements: A Bachelor's degree including 50 credits in materials engineering and materials science, of which at least 10 credits in materials chemistry, 10 credits in technical materials/construction materials and 5 credits in physics of materials, and 25 credits in mathematics. Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.


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 12,083

Tuition fee, total: SEK 12,083

About the course

The concept of sustainable development. Materials engineering and the environment. Life-cycle analysis. Energy-relevant materials.

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Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Ångströmlaboratoriet, Lägerhyddsvägen1

Box 35, 751 03 UPPSALA