Mondo International Academy

MSc Climate Change, Development and Policy 

Study Program MSc Climate change, development policy and the curriculum dual challenges including the transition to a low carbon economy and adaptation to climate change and how these transitions affect global and regional development. This program (for non-climate specialists) examines several and interrelated dimensions of science and technology and the economy and climate change policy. Emphasis is placed on understanding the implications of climate change and climate policies for equality between and within countries. Students will gain expertise on the Earth system and climate impacts, such as water, food and ecosystem services.

In addition, this study program can be combined with others to create their own specialization, for example, in the field of Strategic Management of Innovation or Sustainable Development.  The study is intended for students wishing to undertake research work in the framework of Climate Change.

Advantages of the MSc study:

  • the possibility of parallel study together with another study program,
  • specialization in a certain field of law,
  • the possibility of shortening the study,
  • choice of the form of study.
MSc - Master of Science study - MSc štúdium

Form of the MSc study:

All study programs offer flexible learning options that allow you to combine study with work or business. Currently we offer online consultancy and external form of study. During the study, the student is in direct contact with the teacher by e-mail. Online form of study has the character of modern education without regular weekend lectures. The number of face-to-face meetings (consultations) varies and adapts to the needs of each subject. The requirements for online study are the same as for full-time or part-time study. Students who choose to study online will submit written tests electronically.

Study process:

Module selection and specialization

Each study program contains information about the compulsory modules and options within which you can create your own specialization in a field that fits your own interests and longer-term career goals.

The student has the opportunity to create his / her own specialization in the field that meets his / her own interests and longer-term career goals. She creates her specialisation by replacing 3 modules from another study program eg. of MBA.

Entry requirements:  

  • Completion of a bachelor’s degree or a comparable study.
  • For more information about the general admission procedure click here.

The Study Program

First Year:

  1. Climate Change and Energy Policy
  2. Innovation and economic development
  3. Energy policy and sustainability
  4. Research methods and professional skills
  5. Climate change and energy policy
  6. Climate change: impacts and adaptation
  7. Resilience to climate change
  8. Low carbon development

Second Year:   

  1. Process product management focusing on the main process.
  2. Process control of the product with a customer focus.
  3. Process energy management and energy efficiency.
  4. Process energy management and deployment of renewable energy sources.
  5. Environmental Management I. & II.
  6. Environmental Marketing I. & II.
  7. Project management.
  8. Research Methods

Study obligations of the Program Participant

Preparation of 8 semestral works (4 each year) in the form of “Open Book Exam”

Self-study

Research and preparation of bachelor thesis in the extent of 60 pages.

MSc PROGRAMS

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