Graduates of the master's program are qualified for professional employment or for doctoral studies. Possible fields of employment and activity include public authorities, associations, organizations, industry, NGOs, development agencies, engineering and geo consulting, insurance companies, consultancy, administration, and politics.
Graduates can work within the public sector, mainly in higher education and research establishments as well as subject-related federal and regional authorities.
International research establishments and organizations also provide various employment opportunities. The study period at the University of Nanjing and the regional competences they have acquired open up fields of employment in China as well.