Taught course

Safety and Environmental Management

Edinburgh Napier University · School of Engineering and the Built Environment

Entry requirements

You'll require a recognised honours degree (or other qualification at equivalent level), or a lower level qualification and appropriate experience. To check the equivalence of your qualifications or experience, contact us using the enquiries button. This course is broad based and targeted at a diverse student body, including civil engineers, electrical engineers, building services engineers, mechanical engineers, architects, architectural technologists, quantity surveyors, lawyers, accountants, estate managers, etc. Candidates with a background in the social sciences seeking to gain an understanding of sustainable development are encouraged to apply.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Based over one year (full-time), the course will involve lectures, tutorials and independent study.

Modules you will study include

  • Forensic engineering
  • Sustainable building design
  • Waste management
  • Sustainable urban property development
  • Sustainable water resources management

You will complete a Masters Dissertation in Trimester 3.

Information for international students

For applicants whose first language is not English, the following is generally required: minimum IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 550/213 Please see our website for up-to-date information.

Fees and funding

Please see our website for up-to-date fee & funding information.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
12 months
distance learning
36 months

Course contact details

Information Office
08452 60 60 40