Academia is developing innovative courses to respond to the growing significance of the circular economy.

The UK’s Cranfield University is launching a Technology Innovation and Management for a Circular Economy (MSc) for industry professionals. An online programme, delivered part-time over two years, it aims to “provide industrial professionals with technological knowledge, system-level understanding and personal competency to design, evaluate and implement transformational solutions for the future”.

While the University of Alicante is currently developing a programme around circular cities.