MSc in Resource Recovery - Sustainable Engineering

120 credits, full-time 100%

Welcome to the MSc program in Resource Recovery – Sustainable Engineering!

Anita Pettersson.Congratulations to the selection of this Master's program that gives you excellence for your future career, to be able to analyze and solve problems within the resource recovery field. Over the next two years, you will learn to work for a sustainable environment and to understand and apply research results and put them into practice. The education gives you skills to handle issues relating to materials and energy recovery. We focus on the generation and disposal of waste. Emphasis is on the importance of bringing as much as possible of the waste back into the economic system through the recovery of materials, energy and nutrients. During these two years, you will be exposed to many different disciplines, such as energy recovery, and biotechnology.

See you in August!

Anita Pettersson
Programme Manager

Dates to keep in mind

August 26-29: Introduction for international students.
September 2: Information from the Programme Manager.

Programme information

Start semester: Autumn 2014
Programme code: KMARE
Programme occasion code: KMARE14h1
Study pace: full-time 100%
Study time: Day
City: Borås


The programme is held at the Faculty of Textiles, Engineering and Business.
For specific questions regarding the programme, contact the faculty:
E-mail: a1@hb.se.
Phone: +46 (0)33 435 4011 - answering hours: Mondays - Fridays kl 10:00-12:00.

Programme co-ordinator Anita Pettersson

Study Counselling
For other questions, contact Student Reception


Syllabus (pdf)

Schedules of the study programme

Please note that course syllabuses may be revised until course registration. Always contact the course coordinator, or check in Ping Pong, before acquiring literature.

Autumn 2014

Biofuels & Biological Treatments of Wastes
Application code C119H
Type Mandatory
Period 3 Nov - 18 Jan
Biofuels & Biological Treatments of Wastes
Application code C02H4
Type Mandatory
Period 3 Nov - 18 Jan
Energy Recovery
Application code C67H4
Type Mandatory
Period 3 Nov - 18 Jan
Energy Recovery Processes
Application code C66H4
Type Mandatory
Period 1 Sep - 2 Nov
Resource Recovery
Application code C64H4
Type Mandatory
Period 1 Sep - 2 Nov

Spring 2015

Life Cycle Assessment
Application code C52V5
Type Mandatory
Period 19 Jan - 22 Mar
Modeling of combustion processes – theory and application
Application code C53V5
Type Mandatory
Period 19 Jan - 22 Mar
Process Design – Energy Carrier Production
Application code C54V5
Type Mandatory
Period 23 Mar - 7 Jun