Sustainable Resource Management (Master of Science)

International Master students on a mountain excursion

We only have one planet – endangered by climate change, loss of biodiversity, soil degradation, and air pollution. Tackle the problems of the 21st century!

In the international Master's program Sustainable Resource Management, you can deal with the sustainable use of natural resources and learn to analyze and evaluate the effects of human activity. Take on the manifold challenges of sustainable management. Develop strategies for the responsible use of our vital resources. Learn how to take social and political aspects into account. We will help you to develop your soft skills and your own competence profile, and you can specialize in two disciplines.

Learn to understand the complex system of sustainability with all its economic, ecological and social dimensions and how to design it with interdisciplinary approaches – study Sustainable Resource Management at TUM!

Studying Sustainable Resource Management successfully: What can you expect?


Sustainable Resource Management at TUM - what our students say


Jimena M., Master's student SRM

"I joined SRM looking for answers of how to transform our system to be more sustainable. It turns out I got more questions than answers, since the program showed me all the complexity, trade-offs and interconnections behind the concept of sustainability."


"The degree offers you a wide range of courses which gives you the freedom to explore your interests. Moreover, with as many as eight specialization areas and students from around fifty nationalities, the degree programme allows you a huge space for mutual appreciation of different cultures."

Umar S., Master's student SRM


Jana W., Master's student SRM

"The SRM program offers a huge variety of interesting modules. Combined with my experience abroad - the program holds plenty of partnerships with foreign universities - I decided to pursue a career in the field of sustainable organizational change."


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Already in the middle of your master's degree in Sustainable Resource Management? Everything you need!

Do you already know our student initiatives around the topic of sustainability?

SRM Talks
SRM Talks
The Green Team
The Green Team
Green Office Weihenstephan