About This Course

Introducing the UI GreenMetric Online Course on Sustainability a pioneering global learning experience! This extraordinary course brings together leading universities from four continents and eleven diverse countries, exclusively for members of the UI GreenMetric World University Rankings Network.
Get ready to explore the intricacies of sustainable development across Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Hungary, Indonesia, Tunisia, The United Arab Emirates, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, and Egypt. The course is designed as an undergraduate-level introduction to the most challenging question facing our generation: how the world can evolve in ways that are socially inclusive and environmentally sustainable.
We'll unravel the connections between the economy, society, and our planet's well-being. Delve into the impacts of human actions on the environment and discover solutions rooted in the indicators of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
The course is a collaboration among eleven distinguished universities, divided into three classes as follows:
Class A organized by University of Sao Paolo, Universitas Indonesia, El Bosque University, University of Szeged, University of Sharjah, Escuela Superior Politécnica de Chimborazo, and University of Sousse.
Class B organized by National Pingtung University of Science and Technology, Mahidol University, Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta, University of Pécs, Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University, Universitas Diponegoro, and October 6 University.

Course Objectives

By the end of the course students can:

  1. Learn different theories and practices of sustainability in different countries
  2. Meet students and experts from different countries
  3. Be inspired to lead and practice sustainability in their own context
Course Features
100% online

The course is offered as online. Start instantly and learn in your own university

Free for member universities

Students only need to register at their own university

Study at your own schedule

Approximately 30 hours to complete the course

Certificate of Participation

Get UI GreenMetric Certificate of Participation

Credit transfer

Subject to your university terms and conditions

Teaching language: English

Some videos can be presented using other languages, provided that English subtitles files are made available

Course Learning Platform

The Learning Platform used during the course is accessible through the link below

Course Learning Platform
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Participating Universities
Course Requirements

Each participating student is required to fulfill the following requirements:

  1. Undergraduate (3rd year) and master students
  2. Minimum GPA 3.0 of 4.0
  3. Able to do academic activities with good english skill profiency
  4. Home University Recommendation
Course Timeline
September 2022

Official Launch of the Course

The course will be officially announced in

  • Team 1: 14 September 2023
  • Team 2: 13 September 2023

August-September 2023


Registration of First Cohort will start in August – September 2023 for all team

September 2023 - January 2024

Study Period

The course will be held from 15 September 2023 until 12 January 2024 via Online

  • Team 1: 14 September 2023 – 11 January 2024
  • Team 2: 13 September 2023 – 31 December 2023

Course Coordinators

Should you be interested in this course and would like to enroll, please contact Person in Charge of each participating university shown below.

Team 1

Prof. Tadeu Fabricio Malheiros

Superintendence of Environmental Management

University of Sao Paulo

Dr. Baiduri Widanarko

Director of International Relations

Universitas Indonesia

Dr. Denes Matyas

Deputy Director for Strategic Management

University of Szeged

Prof. Ouajdi Korbaa


University of Sousse

Prof. Jaime Alberto Romero Infante

Environmental Business Management Master

El Bosque University

Prof. Tevhide Serra Gorpe


University of Sharjah

Prof.Eng. Rafael Cordova Uvidia

Assistant of International Relations at the Research Group GIDAC

Escuela Superior Politécnica de Chimborazo

Team 2

Dr. Mike Yuh Tzean

National Pingtung University Science and Technology

Prof. Yilmaz Yildrim

Zonguldak Bulent Ecevit University

Ms. Tunde Kulcsar

University of Pécs

Nattavud Pimpa

Mahidol University

Dr. Dinçer Biçer

Zonguldak Bulent Ecevit University

Ms. Fanni Navreczki

University of Pécs

Ms. Dewi Eka Murniati, S.E., M.M.

Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta

Dr. Dessy Ariyanti

Universitas Diponegoro

Dr. Sherief M. Eid

October 6 University