Taught course

Climate Justice

Glasgow Caledonian University · School of Engineering and Built Environment

Entry requirements

This programme is accessible to applicants from a range of backgrounds. The normal entry qualification is an Honours degree (2:2 and above) or an equivalent overseas qualification. Candidates with corporate membership of a chartered built environment professional institution (e.g. IES, ISSP, IEMA, IBE, ASP, IISD). A third Class/Ordinary Degree with a minimum of 5 years senior level environmental or sustainable development experience in a relevant managerial or professional occupation or a Higher Diploma or equivalent with 10 years senior level built environment managerial experience may also be considered. Non-cognate Honours degree (min 2.2) applicant with approx. 1 year's full-time employment in an environmental or social science role could also apply.

Months of entry


Course content

The programme provides a core range of areas to suit the professional development needs of the modern climate justice professional.

The MSc Climate Justice provides students with an in-depth understanding, analysis and knowledge about the principles that underpin climate justice - human rights, development and climate change. The programme is tailored to provide a practical angle to climate justice to allow students to graduate with a Masters which provides them with skills, approaches and methodologies for addressing climate justice in their future work plans. It can be studied full-time for one year or part-time over two years.

Information for international students

IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) with no element below 5.5 If you do not meet the English language requirements, you may be eligible for the English for University Study programme. Scholarships of £1000 are available.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees need to be paid to the university however some students are eligible for tuition fee support. The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)141 331 8630