Taught course

Environmental Management

Lancaster University · Lancaster Environment Centre

Entry requirements

An upper second class honours degree, or its equivalent, in a relevant subject. We can also consider applicants with a lower second class (or equivalent) if they have relevant work experience (including voluntary work).

Months of entry


Course content

The management of land, air, water and other resources for sustainable development is a major challenge for the twenty first century. This vocationally relevant scheme will provide you with an in-depth critical understanding of the key issues and challenges, facing those who need to monitor and manage our world’s resources. As well as developing your problem-solving skills and practical knowledge for future employment in the environmental field, you will have the opportunity to specialise in the management of several key themes: water, food security, pollution and energy.

You will be able to customise your learning by selecting from a wide range of optional modules in the natural and social sciences.

You will also have the option of taking a six month research placement with a private sector company, government body or voluntary sector organisation as an alternative to a traditional dissertation.

Modules on offer include:

· Climate Change and Society

· Environment and Culture

· Environmental Auditing

· Environmental Law

· Geoinformatics

· International Environmental Law

· Natural Resource and Environmental Governance

· Perspectives on Environment and Development

Plus a wide choice of modules. Please see our website for more information

Information for international students

IELTS: 6.5 or equivalent.

Fees and funding

UK students
£8500 per year
International students
£19,500 per year


Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Coordinator
+44 (0)1524 510257