Course overview

The Master in Sustainable Materials (SUMA) program is designed to equip future resource engineers with the knowledge and skills needed to thrive in a global environment. This program integrates leading educational initiatives across Europe in sustainable materials engineering, focusing on chemistry, physics, and the design of novel material systems. Emphasizing sustainability in technological processes, SUMA fosters innovation, entrepreneurship, and leadership while exploring circular design, materials substitution, life cycle engineering, recycling, and innovation in manufacturing. 

What you will learn: 

  • The principles of sustainable materials, including chemistry and physics fundamentals. 
  • How to design and customize material systems to meet specific functional requirements, while ensuring sustainability in their lifecycle. 
  • Strategies for circular economy design and eco-friendly material processes, emphasizing sustainability and resource efficiency. 
  • Skills in innovation management and entrepreneurship within the context of sustainable materials engineering. 
  • Leadership skills to drive sustainable development initiatives in the field of materials science and engineering. 

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