Sunway University, University College Dublin, and the SDG Academy, Announce Online Master's Programs in Sustainable Development


Our world faces multiple challenges, some new and many enduring, including pandemics, rising global temperatures, unemployment, and inequality. Our two exciting new Online Master’s Programs will help prepare students with the tools, skills, and knowledge to build a fulfilling and challenging career tackling the world’s biggest challenges.

Applicants to the Online Master’s in Sustainable Development have a choice of pursuing their degree at either Sunway University or University College Dublin.

Sunway University - Master’s in Sustainable Development Management(MSDM) JPT/BPP(U) (N/345/7/1075/PA9793) 04/23
Sunway University’s 12-month, full-time Master’s in Sustainable Development Management(MSDM) will equip you with the system-level thinking essential for achieving sustainable development, in-depth technical expertise in two fields of concentration, management skills, and research ability. The classes will be held at time slots convenient to students located in the geographical area from New Zealand to Turkey. Every course will be co-taught by Sunway faculty members and SDG Academy experts.

The University College Dublin - M.Sc. in Sustainable Development
The University College Dublin M.Sc. in Sustainable Development offers cutting-edge, multi-disciplinary, and trans-disciplinary learning for the SDGs. The core elements of the Master’s require students to study the SDGs at national level, city level, and through an SDG project. The program will include a wide range of electives to cover the SDG agenda, such as social justice, climate change,industrial economics, food systems, and public health. The Master’s is a one-year, full-time program, but can be taken part-time over two years or more.

Both programs offer rigorous, comprehensive curricula focusing on the pressing issues of our time; and the collaboration with the SDG Academy gives access to a carefully curated set of online materials and global leaders from the worlds of science, policy, academia, the United Nations, civil society, and business. These experts provide global perspectives, cutting edge knowledge, real-life lessons, and real-time engagement through live webinars, in addition to pre-recorded lectures.

The programs are accessible from anywhere in the world, and give students the flexibility of learning from home without compromising on the quality of the academic experience, all at an affordable price.

Questions? Write to us!