The Hebrew University of Jerusalem invites applications for its M.Sc. program in Environmental Economics & Management

 The M.Sc. program in Environmental Economics & Management provides a deep understanding of the interaction between economic systems and the environment. It equips students with practical tools for internalizing environmental and natural resource considerations in policy and managerial decision-making.

The master’s program focuses on economic issues in the areas of environmental and natural resources, marketing, and finance. These include public economics and government intervention to control environmental effects; planning of efficient extraction and use of natural resources; allocation of water and land resources; regulation of agricultural product marketing in local and export markets; industrial organization; economics of the family; mechanism design; game theory; political economy, and more. Students participate in research as part of their master’s thesis.

Program delivery

Taught entirely in English, the master’s program offers three study tracks: a thesis track, a thesis track in the area of marketing, and a non-thesis track. The thesis tracks require a scope of 32 credits, of which 2 are seminars in Environmental Economics and Management. The non-thesis track requires a scope of 44 credits, of which 4 are theoretical seminars.

The master’s degree studies extend over two years. Securing a supervisor in advance is not required. However, within 10 months from the beginning of the studies, the student should find a supervisor and submit a research plan, otherwise, he/she can continue the program in the Non-Thesis Tack.


Admission process:

Students applying for the M.Sc. in Environmental Economics & Management program are required to submit their applications at and fill in the application. Students can also connect with Ms. Orit Krakover at for any further assistance and information.

Admission Cycle:

The admission cycle for the M.Sc. in Environmental Economics & Management program is open for all international students with an application deadline of October 01, 2022

Admission Requirements:

The program requires students to have an undergraduate degree from a recognized university in Economics (including Environmental Economics) or an Accounting or Business Administration degree.

Students are required to have a GPA of 80 or above (B- on the letter scale) along with at least 6.0 on the IELTS English proficiency test. While relevant experience is recommended, it is not mandatory.

Tuition: Approx. $5,300 for international students per year. Based on the department’s needs, students may have a teaching assistant position, which provides income and exemption from tuition based on the extent of the position.

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