Specialisation - Climate Studies

After the first period many options exist to put together a personalised study program. The programme Climate Studies offers five specialisations and within these specialisations different thesis tracks (majors) have been identified.

Below the five specialisations and eleven thesis tracks are listed. Use the links to find a detailed description of the research area and the courses that are part of the specialisations.

A. The Physical Climate System

  • Air Quality and Atmospheric Chemistry
  • Hydrology and Quantitative Water Management
  • Meteorology

B. Biogeochemical Cycles

  • Air Quality and Atmospheric Chemistry
  • Soil Chemistry and Chemical Soil Quality
  • Water Systems and Global Change

C. Ecological and Agroecological Systems

  • Crop and Weed Ecology
  • Plant Ecology and Nature Conservation
  • Soil Biology
  • Soil Chemistry and Chemical Soil Quality
  • Water Systems and Global Change

D. Human-Environment Interactions

  • Environmental Systems Analysis
  • Water Systems and Global Change

E. Climate, Society and Economics

  • Environmental Economics and Natural Resources
  • Environmental Policy