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Environmental Management MSc/PGDip/PGCert

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Environmental Management

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The MSc Environmental Management is an opportunity to study a professionally focused course in line with your own interests and ambitions. On completion, you'll be ready to take on a number of roles, for example, working in the environmental arm of a large private company, or with a public sector body such as the Environment Agency. You'll find possibilities across the world in areas as diverse as civil engineering, sustainable development, water security, or research. You may find yourself developing policy or getting involved in major projects. Environmental and sustainability issues are at the forefront of global concerns. Consequently, globally there is increasing demand for competent, qualified environmental managers. Managing the environment is of increasing importance to governments and industry by choosing to study this course at UWE Bristol (two-time winner of the International Green Gown Awards) you will develop expertise in key areas which will enhance your employability.

This course is accredited by the Committee of Heads of Environmental Sciences (CHES), the education committee of the Institution of Environmental Sciences (IES). Environmental Management issues are high on many international political agendas. For example, the Indian government and the World Bank have declared environmental management a priority. As a result there is a global demand for highly skilled environmental managers. The environmental employment sector in the UK and Europe is significant, with the UK environmental economy expected to grow at an average of 5% a year. In addition to preparing you for an exciting career in a growing industry, your studies will also prepare you to pursue a PhD, if you choose. Students can exit with PGDip and PGCert awards.

Different course options

Full time | Frenchay Campus | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

This module builds on theories and concepts developed through directed independent study, the student's own research and from other modules on the Masters course through undertaking a modest but meaningful professional project for a host organisation.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£7,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£13,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students should have an honours degree of 2.2 or above. This course is suitable for graduates of degrees from any academic background, and particularly social sciences, geography and planning. Students who do not meet the normal entry requirement, but who do have relevant professional experience or qualifications will also be considered.

University information

UWE Bristol (University of the West of England) is a leading public university based in the centre of Bristol. The university offers a wide range of postgraduate study options, including taught and research courses, and online programmes. Students also have plenty of opportunities to gain work experience as well as connecting with employers. The university's postgraduate courses open up student’s career options and fast track them into new...more