The course is open to applicants who hold a 2.1 undergraduate honours degree (or international equivalent).
We will actively consider applications from candidates with lower degrees, who can evidence relevant experience (or an alternative qualification) that demonstrates ability to study at postgraduate level.
English language requirements
If your first language is not English you will require a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 overall with 6.0 in all components.
An equivalent English language qualification acceptable to the University.
Months of entry
We have designed our MSc Environmental Impact Assessment in close consultation with industry. You'll gain the knowledge and skill-set needed to work effectively with diverse project stakeholders and multi-disciplinary teams.
The course is aimed at those seeking to develop a career as practitioners working in:
- environmental consultancy
- local government
- regulatory agencies
- statutory consultees
- environmental NGOs
- major development companies
- engineering firms.
You will learn to devise innovative solutions that maximise the potential for sustainable outcomes by:
- drawing on the latest concepts in the field
- harnessing the potential of digital technologies.
Our teaching is informed by the latest developments in theory and practice. We have strong links with the professional practitioner community. This allows us to shape the course design and bring real-world experience to the programme.
Information for international students
Pathways courses for international and EU students
We offer a range of courses to help you meet the entry requirements for your postgraduate course and also familiarise you with university life in the UK.
Take a Pre-Master's course to develop your subject knowledge, study skills and academic language level in preparation for your master's course.
If you need to improve your English language, we offer pre-sessional English language courses to help you meet the English language requirements of your chosen master’s course.
Fees and funding
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- part time12-60 months
- Distance learningis available for this qualification
- full time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- +44 (0) 1865 484848