MSc in Sustainable Energy Development

The next generation of leaders in sustainable energy are here.

The University of Calgary’s Master of Science in Sustainable Energy Development (SEDV) is an interdisciplinary graduate program providing a balanced education related to energy and environmental management. A combined offering through the School of Public PolicyHaskayne School of BusinessSchulich School of Engineering, and Faculty of Law, SEDV is an unprecedented program designed for professionals and students who are seeking a broad-based and comprehensive education in sustainable energy.

Interdisciplinary Focus

Drawing on the university’s expertise in environmental engineering, natural resources law, business management, Indigenous relations, and environmental science, our curriculum combines disciplines to provide a holistic approach to energy and its complexities.

Diverse Perspectives

The diversity of our students’ academic and professional experience further enhances the interdisciplinary nature of the SEDV program by exposing them to the differing viewpoints others may contribute to discussions and projects.

Industry Connection

The academic experience is enhanced by incorporating site visits, guest speakers, and mentorship opportunities to bridge the energy industry and our classroom, providing invaluable real world context and broadening the perspectives of our students.

Unlock Your Potential

As an SEDV student, you will enjoy the many benefits and opportunities offered by the University of Calgary and graduate program team to further enhance your skillset and experience as you prepare for the transition from student to energy professional.

My journey with SEDV has been an adventure. It has enabled me to rise above limits and explore sectors previously out of bounds. It has facilitated the startup of my own business, with the long-term goal of transforming donor-recipient relationships in Africa.

Tinuke Chineme MSc (SEDV)’17


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SEDV 2019 Award Recipients

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Haskayne alumna Dr. Connie Van de Byl makes strides in sustainability community

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