Department of Environmental Science

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

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Department researchers secure solid funding despite Covid Pandemic

The Department of Environmental Science received a combined 59,4 million SEK (€5,8 million) in external research funding in fiscal year 2020. The Swedish Research Council (Vetenskapsrådet) and The Swedish Research Council for Environment, Agricultural Sciences…

Late application for basic and advanced courses in Environmental Science is now open

If you missed your chance to enroll in one or more of our Bachelor’s- and Masters courses starting in spring 2021, don’t worry: late application is now open. Below is the list of courses that…

Teaching at the Department of Environmental Science spring 2021

Based on current pandemic situation and responsible authorities’ recommendations, the teaching at the Department of Environmental Science will take place online during the first half of the spring semester 2021 (January – March). This means…

On the way to achieving climate neutrality

In order to manage the mammoth task of reaching climate neutrality, researchers at the Department of Environmental Science along with colleagues from other departments are collaborating within the Stockholm University Environmental Council to produce a roadmap for…

New study highlights shortcomings in current modelling of water uptake by aerosols

Atmospheric aerosols are tiny particles suspended in the air that represent one of the greatest uncertainties in our knowledge about climate change. Earth system models are the scientists’ best tool to forecast future scenarios of…

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

Courses spring 2021 are open for late application. 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.

Interdisciplinary research with impact

Cutting edge research on global issues: chemical contaminants, atmospheric aerosols, biogeochemical cycles of carbon and nutrients, and analytical chemistry

Projects

What cutting-edge research projects are our scientists working on?

Publications

Take a deeper dive into our research results through our publications.

Posters

Explore the main results of our scientific efforts through our posters.

Facilities

We host a wide range of research facilities including advanced instrumentation, field stations, models and more.

Research topics