News & Events

Industrial Ecology Event 2014: Great Success

IE Network Event: Making existing buildings sustainable

Save the Date: 4 July 2014 IE Network Event

This summer we will organize the second edition of the successful IE network Event. It is an excellent opportunity for all MSc Industrial Ecologists (students, alumni and teachers) to expand your network! The program will contain topics such as Elevator Pitches of graduation theses, Alumni-student network activities, exchange of job experiences and wining and dining.

Registration: This event is open for all Leiden-Delft MSc Industrial Ecologists (current students, alumni, teachers, and accepted students who will start in September 2014)

Please register via the online registration form. For an impression of last year watch the movie, read the blog, and look at the pictures of the IE Network Event 2013 .

You can download the programme for the Network Event and the Directions to the buildings below.

Former IE student wins award for policy paper

We are proud to announce that an article of our former Master Industrial Ecology student Jelle Rademaker received the award of 2nd runner up for best policy paper in Environmental Science & Technology 2013. He based the article on his MSc Industrial Ecology thesis, together with his supervisors Rene Kleijn (Leiden University) and Yongxiang Yang (TU Delft) as co-authors. Read more

Save the Date 12th of December for the famous IE Talent Night!

So what is the IE Talent Night all about? It's about unrevealing, enjoying and sharing with eachother the talents of the Industrial Ecologists. For that, we invite all Industrial Ecologists to make a small 'performance', solo or in groups, or to come and support others. Starting from 8.00 pm at the wonderful Flora Theater in Delft (Verswersdijk 1). To join the event, please fill in your name in the google spreadsheet here. Found your talent? Please add what type of performance you will do. Based on the list, we will then make a programme and inform you of the order of the performance a few days before the event. For more information please contact SHIFT at


New record amount of students start Industrial Ecology

September 2013
For the second year in a row a new record amount of students started their MSc Industrial Ecology Master's Programme. This year a total of 57 students enrolled in the programme, of which 21 international students.

Highest score for Master Industrial Ecology in student poll

The Master Industrial ecology received high scores for the content of the programme, the good atmosphere, the quality of the teachers, learning outcome, study environment and group size.

Latest update: March 2014