What can I expect during my master’s degree?

The master's programme Recycling extends the knowledge you acquired during your bachelor’s degree. Focusing on "Landfill- und Urban-Mining", processing secondary resources, metal recycling and recycling-adequate product-design. Business-orientated courses provide you with the necessary knowledge in management, in addition to a variety of courses designed to broaden your knowledge of recycling’s legal aspects.

Qualifications profile and typical fields of activity

There is an immense international demand for recycling engineers with in-depth knowledge.

After completing the course, your career might be in any of these fields:

  • Disposal and collection logistics
  • Material and energetic use of secondary materials (metals, polymers, construction materials, glass, paper, etc.) and the respective plant engineering methods
  • Recycling in the metal and polymer producing and processing industry
  • Legal aspects of product development
  • Consulting
  • Research