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Sustainable Development MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Sustainability

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The MSc Sustainable Development takes a holistic and multi-disciplinary approach to exploring the economic, environmental, and social issues surrounding sustainability policy. We take a practical and problem-based approach to learning, focusing on both the study of sustainable development and its implementation in a range of professional contexts. This balance between theory and its application is designed to enhance your career and employment prospects. Additionally, a range of optional modules will allow you to cover wider debates in fields of climate change, energy policy, risk management, and the environment. The University of Exeter has an excellent reputation with graduate recruiters and our students and graduates compete very successfully in the employment market. The interdisciplinary and applied nature of the MSc Sustainable Development enables you to pursue a range of career opportunities once you have graduated. Through our practice-based approach to learning we aim to provide plentiful opportunities for you to engage and make professional contact with potential employers throughout the programme. You will also be able to access a range of training and events offered by the University's Career Zone, such as Enterprise Skills Workshops which are designed to further support you in developing enterprise skills and an entrepreneurial outlook.

Different course options

Full time | Penryn Campus | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

Dissertation (90 Credits) - Core
Transdisciplinary Methods for Sustainability Science (15 Credits) - Core
Perspectives on Sustainable Development (15 Credits) - Core
Project Design (15 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£10,900

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£20,600

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students usually need to have a 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline.

University information

The University of Exeter is a public research university that is a member of the leading research- oriented UK universities, the Russell Group, The European University Association and the AMBA. As demonstrated in the REF 2014, 98% of the University of Exeter’s postgraduate research has been rated to be of international quality. Out of their 23,613 students, 4,681 of these are postgraduates. There are three main campuses to study at, with most...more

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