Sustainable Engineering Design, Certificate | Part time online | edX - online learning platform | United States
3 months
309 USD/full
309 USD/full
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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Sustainable Engineering Design Certificate in collaboration with Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) - DelftX. Take your first steps in designing for a circular economy.

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This 2-course program enables industrial design engineers to take their first steps in designing for a circular economy. Learn more at this  Sustainable Engineering Design Professional Certificate in collaboration with Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) - DelftX.In the first course, you will explore the basic concepts of the circular economy and their implementation from various perspectives: how businesses can create value by reusing and recycling products; how designers can come up with amazingly clever solutions; and how to apply systems thinking to the transition to the circular economy.The second course is more practical. You will learn more about strategies in circular product design (including reuse, repair, remanufacturing and recycling) and how to integrate lifecycle design both into your daily work and your organization’s vision. You will also receive tips and tricks to design accordingly and learn how to make better decision for current and future products designs.

If you are looking for ways to upskill yourself and become a designer who not only creates great designs but contributes to the environment through sustainable engineering design – this is the program for you!

Job Outlook

  • More and more businesses are using circular-economy principles to create products that are durable, easy to reuse or recycle—and profitable (McKinsey, 2016).
  • Job opportunities include various design roles with emphasis on sustainability, innovation management, product lifecycle assessment and sustainability consultants.
  • Estimated annual salary of senior industrial designers amounts to $79,262 per year. (

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Circular Economy
  • Engineering Design for a Circular Economy

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 3 months
    • 3 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.





Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

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    309 USD/full
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    309 USD/full
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