Department of Environmental Science

Interdisciplinary research with impact. Problem-oriented education of high quality.​

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Department researchers engage in new project to help industry phase out PFAS

Professors Ian Cousins and Jonathan Benskin from the Department of Environmental Science are involved in the new project POPFREE Industri that brings together 22 actors committed to collaborate with the industry in phasing out fluorinated…

National Infrastructure for Exposomics led by researchers at the Department of Environmental Science officially opened

The exposome is a relatively new paradigm in environmental health sciences, defined as all environmental exposures that we experience throughout our lives. These cumulative exposures can have profound effects on health, but measuring them comprehensively…

Birgit Wild is one of four researchers at Stockholm University to receive ERC Starting Grant

The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded starting grants to 14 Swedish researchers, of which four are based at Stockholm University. Birgit Wild, Assistant Professor at the Department of Environmental Science is one of the…

More than 100 Swedish researchers sign petition for international panel on environmental toxins

Hundreds of researchers signed a petition addressed to the Swedish Minister for Climate and Environment Annika Strandhäll to support the establishment of an international panel on environmental toxins. The International Panel on Chemical Pollution (IPCP)…

Exemptions granted for dumping contaminated sediments in Baltic Sea fail to consider risk to marine environment

Large amounts of often polluted dredged sediments are being dumped in the Baltic Sea – even though it is banned, shows a new study by researchers from Stockholm University (the Department of Environmental Science among…

Education of high quality

We offer a range of courses in environmental science. Our courses provide training that is tailored to your career aspirations, and offer pathways that can help you reach your potential.

Study counsellors

Environmental Science, Miljö- och hälsoskyd
studeranu@aces.su.se

How to apply and register

The second admission round will open 15 March. Application deadline is 19 April 2022. Read more about application dates and registration.

Kandidatprogram

Vi erbjuder ett naturvetenskapligt kandidatprogram i miljövetenskap, 180 hp. Programmet har tre inriktningar: biologi, geovetenskap eller kemi.

Master's programme

We offer master’s programmes, 120 credits, in environmental science and within environment and health protection (Miljö- och hälsoskydd).

Courses

Our courses provide training that is tailored to your career aspirations, and offer pathways that can help you reach your potential.

External Relations

Our ambition is to contribute to a sustainable society. For that, we provide support and expert advice to government agencies, private companies, non-governmental organizations, schools and other groups on a variety of issues.

Information & contact

Professor Ian Cousins
+46 (0)8 16 4012
externalrelations@aces.su.se

Expert advice

Our researchers offer expert advice to media, government agencies, industry, schools and non-governmental organisations.

Commissioned research

We help government agencies and the private sector with laboratory and field investigations, data reviews and knowledge syntheses.

Strategic collaborations

On occasion and on a case-by-case basis, we engage in long-term strategic collaborations with external partners that share our commitment to sustainability.

Department of Environmental Science
Stockholm university

Department of Environmental Science
Stockholm University
SE-106 91 Stockholm

Geovetenskapens hus,
Svante Arrhenius väg 8, Stockholm

Arrheniuslaboratoriet,
Svante Arrhenius väg 16, Stockholm