Irkutsk Statу University (Irkutsk, Russia) and Christian-Albrechts-University (Kiel, Germany) have signed the Agreement on awarding a Double Degree in Ecology and Environmental Management aimed at developing students' international mobility.

First enrolment/nomination of Master students was performed on the basis of Faculty of Geography at Irkutsk State University in 2012-2013.

The program is financed by German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and German Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF)