A minimum of a second-class UK Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline or an overseas equivalent (e.g. oceanography, marine studies, geography, civil engineering, geology, mathematics, physics). Relevant work experience will be considered.
If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.
The English language level for this programme is: Good.
Further information can be found on our English language requirements page.
Months of entry
The Environmental Mapping MSc is designed to appeal to students looking to map and understand the environment. It provides the opportunity to study at an advanced level the ways in which spatial data can be collected, processed and analysed to qualify and understand environmental issues across a wide range of applications.
The MSc is run by UCL Geography, which enjoys an outstanding reputation for its research and teaching, and has a long pedigree in producing highly employable graduates for industry, research, policy and many other areas.
This MSc offers students an all-round knowledge of monitoring methods and environmental understanding, including the fundamental principles, and current technological developments and applications to local, regional and global problems.
Graduates of the programme are equipped with highly developed practical skills to enable them to take leading roles in academic, governmental or industrial sectors. The degree is integrated with other Geography MSc programmes to provide greater flexibility when choosing optional modules.
Full-time: 1 year; Part-time: 2 years;
Fees and funding
Fee UK/EU Full-time: GBP10,110; UK/EU Part-time: GBP5,085; Overseas Full-time: GBP20,540; Overseas Part-time: GBP10,430;
Qualification and course duration
The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, demonstrations, tutorials, transferable skills training, compulsory computer training and research supervision. Assessment is through unseen written examinations, coursework, and a dissertation (including a poster presentation).
Course contact details
- +44 (0)20 3370 1214