Research course

Environmental Science (PhD)

Lancaster University · Lancaster Environment Centre

Entry requirements

2:1 (Hons) degree (UK) or equivalent in a relevant subject, supplemented by a Masters qualification, and a viable research topic.

Months of entry


Course content

A great strength of LEC is its ability to share expertise and ideas from many disciplines in order to provide a flexible approach, which is so important in the dynamic, rapidly developing discipline of environmental science. Although the work is often organised within themes and research groups, there is much collaborative activity transcending these boundaries.

Information for international students

IELTS: Overall score of at least 6.5, with no individual element below 6.0

Fees and funding

All applicants should consult our information on Fees and Funding.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)1524 592032