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Climate-KIC Master Label Programme

Students can complement the master’s degree programme which they are already enrolled in and become part of a community that creates real solutions for climate change mitigation and adaptation.

The EIT – European Institute of Innovation & technology – Master Label Programme adds extra value to selected master degree programme. Students can apply for the Master Label Programme if they are enrolled in one of the following MSc programmes:

  • MSc Biotechnology (MBT)
  • MSc Climate Studies (MCL)
  • MSc Environmental Sciences (MES)
  • MSc International Land and Water Management (MIL)
  • MSc Urban Environmental Management (MUE)

Upon successful completion, students will receive a Climate-KIC certificate in addition to their regular degree.

During the Master

During the Master label program students will:

  • Discover how the latest climate change science is being transformed into new products and services
  • Examine market drivers of climate innovation, including policy, legal and financial incentives or constraints
  • Explore the potential for launching your start-up business venture with support from our business coaches and our pre-incubation programme

Obtaining the Master Label

In order to obtain the Master Label students will:

  • participate in the five week climate innovation summer school (The Journey)
  • attend our series of thought-provoking talks and seminars (SPARK! lectures)
  • spend 30 ECTS of your master programme outside of your home university, e.g. by doing an internship or thesis research
  • take complementary courses in climate sciences or entrepreneurship worth at least 12 ECTS
  • write your Master thesis on a topic related to climate change and entrepreneurship

More information

For more information on the Climate-KIC Master Label Programme contact Lisa Ploum or go to the website.