Applicants require a first or second class honours degree, or its overseas equivalent, in a numerate, scientific or design orientated discipline. Candidates not holding first or second class honours degrees may under certain circumstances be admitted to the PG Diploma course. If their examination performance is satisfactory they may be recommended for transfer to MSc.
Months of entry
The aims of this programme are to provide students with a clear understanding of the main issues related to Climate Change (causes, impacts, mitigation and adaptation). With that firm and broad base, the programme provides great flexibility for the student to choose, from a broad range, combinations of taught optional courses from around the Schools and Institutes of the University in order to tailor studies towards their specific needs and interests.
Information for international students
The minimum requirement for English language is IELTS 6.5 or equivalent. We offer a range of English language courses to help you meet the English language requirement prior to starting your masters programme.
Fees and funding
A limited number of SAAS funded places are available.
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||60|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||40|
Course contact details
- Dr Hamish Mair
- +44 (0)131 451 3456
- +44 (0)131 451 3009