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Apply for SUMA
Applications will open at the beginning of October for the academic year 2024-2025
We seek motivated young high potential individuals that want to take on the challenge of broadening their knowledge base with the aim of innovating the way we see and handle the materials market today. The programme is ideal for students who are fascinated by materials technology and interested in environmental and socio-economic factors.
Create an Account
Choose an email that you can use for communication throughout the admissions process - you will also need to register a username and password. Use this username and password to log into the Admissions portal.
Register your Preferences
Once registered, you can log onto the Admissions portal with the username and password that you have registered and create a Master's or Summer School application using the Apply section of the Admissions portal.
Monitor your Application Status
Follow the progress of your application, check its current state and monitor communications regarding the application progress using the dashboard section of the Admissions portal. Click on individual applications to check their status.
Chart your Course
Start your journey of innovation, entrepreneurship and leadership with SUMA. Focus on circular (eco)design, materials substitution, life cycle engineering and circular economy design, materials processing and recycling, manufacturing, and innovation. Choose two different institutions, an internship in a company and a master thesis in collaboration with a company.
We invite researchers from academia and industry who want to go beyond the technical aspects of research and who want to discover how a great idea can evolve to an actual product or service in society. Bachelor and Master students, and PhD and postdoctoral researchers who want to broaden their view with an economic, environmental, social, industrial and commercial perspective.