Both Ghent University and Uppsala University are highly regarded in international rankings, respectively 107th and 86th in the Times Higher Education ranking (2018) and 69th and 63th in the Shanghai Academic Ranking (2017). TU Bergakademie Freiberg is the oldest mining university in the world with extensive expertise on natural resources. It has close ties with many industrial partners, and for many years has been one of the most successful German universities regarding technology transfer into start ups.
Industry and (non-)governmental organisations
The SINReM consortium is be complemented by a range of industrial partners focused on mining and geo-resource exploration, chemical and environmental technology, development of sustainable materials and recycling technology. These partners work closely with the organizing universities to assure the quality of the master programme, provide visiting teachers, internships and master dissertation subjects.
Other industry and (non-)governmental organisations
Partners providing internships and input in the SINReM master programme, but otherwise have a minor role.
Associated partner universities