Taught course

Sustainability and Management

Royal Holloway, University of London · Department of Geography

Entry requirements

Applicants with UK, EU or overseas qualifications who have or are on track to obtain at least a 2.1 (or equivalent) from a range of subject areas. These include::

  • Business Studies
  • Ecology
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Management Studies
  • Social Studies

If your first degree result is close to this but does not quite meet this requirement, please contact us to discuss your case.

Consideration will also be given to relevant professional qualifications relating to the above mentioned areas.

English language requirements:

IELTS 6.5 overall with 6,5 in writing and no subscore below 5.5

Months of entry


Course content

The global pursuit of progress has led to widespread industrialisation, overpopulation, resource depletion, pollution and other threats to our planet. Through the research and teaching of environmental and social sustainability we aim to preserve our world and its resources for future generations.

Study Sustainability and Management at Royal Holloway, University of London and you’ll develop the skills to communicate with experts across a variety of backgrounds, helping you to become an expert in sustainability and an attractive prospect for business, governmental agencies and NGOs.

The MSc Sustainability and Management is taught jointly by the Department of Geography, which is recognised for expertise in the research and teaching of environmental and social sustainability and the School of Management, which has a long tradition of research into sustainable businesses and corporate social responsibility.

Follow your passion for Sustainability and Management at Royal Holloway and you’ll graduate with an interdisciplinary Masters degree offering excellent employability prospects, and be well equipped with the skills and knowledge you need to tackle some of today's most pressing sustainability issues.

  • Study in the Department of Geography, ranked 2nd in the UK for research by the Research Excellence Framework 2014.
  • Learn from experts in both the Department of Geography and the School of Management.
  • Graduate with an interdisciplinary Masters degree and become a highly employable candidate for a wide range of employers.
  • Gain the skills and knowledge needed to confront some of our most pressing sustainability issues.

Information for international students

We welcome applications from international students.

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Programme Director
01784 443563