Structure of studies
The programme is a double degree programme, which means that you will study at two European universities and in two different countries. Upon fulfilment of all degree requirements, students receive two degrees: one from the entry university and another one from the exit university.
The universities partners in Zero Defect Manufacture for Circular Economy (ZD) are currently:
- Aalto University, Finland
- Politecnico di Milano (POLIMI), Italy
- University College Dublin (UCD), Ireland
- Grenoble INP, France
Please note that both entry and exit universities might be subject to changes. Kindly check before applying.
During the first year students are committed to study a total of 40-50 ECTS technical courses and 10-20 ECTS Innovation and Entrepreneurship courses (60 ECTS total) whereas in the second year studies consist of 10-20 ECTS of technical courses, 10-20 ECTS of innovation and entrepreneurship courses and 30 ECTS for the Master’s thesis (60 ECTS total).
The curriculum at Aalto University is published on the programme page in Into portal.