The Minor Sustainable Development, organized by the Institute of Environmental Sciences, started Monday 31 August. There was an official opening by Marianne Thieme, parliamentary leader at the Party for the Animals.
Save the date July 3, 2015 for the third Leiden-Delft Industrial Ecology Network Event. This event provides an excellent opportunity for all MSc Industrial Ecologists (students, alumni and teachers) to meet, mingle and get inspired!
This is an overview of the (elective) courses given in 2015 - 2016
Do you want to know everything about creating a sustainable future? Join our Minor programme! Registration from 1 May - 15 August.
De universiteit werkt aan duurzaamheid en zou dat meer voor het voetlicht moeten brengen. Dat concluderen masterstudenten van de opleiding Industrial Ecology die onderzochten hoe groen en duurzaam de Universiteit Leiden is.
Monday 13 October the Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) "Wheels of Metals: Urban Mining for a Circular Economy" has been started.
Friday 30 January 2015 were the final presentations of the last course of the Minor Sustainable Development. This year the Area Study was about Wheels of Metals: a circular economy for metals. All students were challenged to write an Urban Mining Business Plan of Rotterdam.
This autumn (2014), students are needed who want to do a traineeship in Nanotoxicology.
Come visit the Master Industrial Ecology on Friday 10 October
On Monday 1 September 2014 the sixth edition of the Minor Sustainable Development started. After an introduction by Arnold Tukker, director of the CML, there was an official opening by Frank de Wit, alderman of education, sustainability and sport at the Municipality of Leiden.
At the 4th of July the second Leiden-Delft Industrial Ecology Network Event: "Making existing buildings sustainable" took place. Thanks to all our participants and speakers it was a great success!
Former Master Industrial Ecology student Jelle Rademaker Rademaker received the award of 2nd runner up for best policy paper in Environmental Science & Technology 2013. He based the article on his MSc. Industrial Ecology thesis, together with his supervisors Rene Kleijn (Leiden University) and Yongxiang Yang (TU Delft) as co-authors.
Save the date July 4, 2014 for the second Leiden-Delft Industrial Ecology Network Event. This event provides an excellent opportunity for all MSc Industrial Ecologists (students, alumni and teachers) to meet, mingle and get inspired!
On Thurday 26 September eleven students will receive their diploma from Prof.dr.ir. H.E. van de Akker, chairman of the examination Committee of the Master Industrial Ecology.
For the second year in a row a new record amount of students started their MSc Industrial Ecology Master's Programme. This year a total of 51 students enrolled in the programme, of which 20 international students and 6 MIND students.
The world is at a turning point and industrial ecologists are needed now more than ever to tackle the challenge of providing a sustainable future for 9 billion people in 2050. Are you up for the job? Join our upcoming events and find out!
Een maand lang onderzochten studenten van de minor Duurzame Ontwikkeling het afvalbeleid van de gemeente Leiden. Op 4 februari presenteerden zij hun bevindingen aan een panel van deskundigen uit de Leidse afval- en recyclingwereld. Met het pleidooi: laat de onderzoeksresultaten niet in de prullenbak verdwijnen.
Students who have completed the minor Sustainable Development tell about their experiences and how the minor has influenced their further study and career.
Upcoming events in November 2012 for the Master's programme Industrial Ecology
On Thurday 26 September twelve students will receive their diploma from Prof.dr.ir. H.E. van de Akker, chairman of the examination Committee of the Master Industrial Ecology.