Taught course

Environmental Science and Drone Applications

Liverpool John Moores University · Faculty of Science

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Entry requirements

You will need:
  • a minimum 2:1 honours degree in geography, environmental science or a related field - other numerate subjects, physical science and engineering degrees will also be considered
  • equivalent professional experience and alternative qualifications
Additional information
  • IELTS 6.5 (minimum 6.0 in each component)
  • RPL is not accepted on this programme
If you have any specific queries, please email scspgt@ljmu.ac.uk

Months of entry


Course content

Study environmental change, drones, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) technologies on LJMU's Environmental Science and Drone Applications MSc.
  • Learn how drone, GIS and RS technologies can be applied to understand the physical, biological and chemical changes underlying environmental change
  • Benefit from a strong focus on practice-based learning
  • Gain practical skills and advanced theoretical knowledge and understanding
  • Plan and execute a drone mission on an overseas field trip to collect data and learn about environmental science
This interdisciplinary programme draws on a range of technologies. It has been developed to help meet increased demand for graduates with experience in drone technology and/or the skills required to work in and conduct research into environmental science and climate change.

The programme is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing on drone, GIS and remote sensing technologies and how they can be applied to understand the physical, biological and chemical changes underlying environmental change.

Information for international students

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.
Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Fees and funding

Please see the course page for more information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44(0)151 231 5090