Leiden University

Leiden University

Industrial Ecology


Rapenburg 70

PO Box 9500

Leiden, Zuid-Holla 2311 EZ



+31 71 527 1111

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Industrial Ecology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Industrial Ecology offers talented students from around the world the opportunity to enhance their expertise and work on the grand challenge to achieve global prosperity.

Industrial Ecology is an emerging scientific discipline that takes a systemic approach to sustainability problems. An interdisciplinary approach, integrating an engineering, environmental and social science perspective is essential for sustainable development. The Master in Industrial Ecology is a co-operation between Leiden University and Delft University of Technology. Both universities are at the forefront of the field of Industrial Ecology.

Why study Industrial Ecology at Leiden University?
* You will learn concepts such as industrial metabolism, industrial symbiosis, industrial evolution and life cycle thinking.
* We offer an international multidisciplinary environment. We believe that this approach is the best way to move forward.
* Collaboration with third parties is encouraged and facilitated.
* You will be inspired by professors from two world-class universities, who are at the forefront of the field of Industrial Ecology.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Non-U.S. Higher Ed. Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)

Locale: Small City

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