Taught course

International Marine Environmental Consultancy (IMEC)

Institution
Newcastle University · School of Natural and Environmental Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDip

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Entry requirements

A 2:2 honours degree in a relevant subject, or an international equivalent. You also need three to six months' relevant practical experience. You will also be considered on an individual basis if you have non-standard qualifications and/or relevant practical experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our International Marine Environmental Consultancy course meets the growing demand for marine consultants and coastal managers in UK, European and international business.

The course brings together core ecological skills with the business elements required to compete in this growing sector. Our expert academic staff maintain an extensive network of industry contacts.

A four month consultancy project provides opportunities for developing a proposal to collaborate with a world-leading marine consultancy.

This interdisciplinary course attracts a wide range of honours graduates. Your background skills may come from geography, the law and politics as well as marine biology and the environmental sciences. An interest in the marine environment and its management, and a professional, committed attitude are essential.

Information for international students

To study this course you need to meet our Band 2 English Language requirements.

Direct Entry: IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.

Fees and funding

See our course fees and funding web page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24-36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    full time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    Part time and tailored enrolment in individual modules possible

Course contact details

Name
Susan Davies, Postgraduate Programme Co-ordinator
Email
snes.programme.enquiries@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 191 208 8912