Taught course

Environmental Management

Ulster University · School of Geography and Environmental Sciences

Entry requirements

PgDip - You must hold a degree in a science or other suitable discipline or demonstrate your ability to undertake the course through the accreditation of prior experiential learning.

MSc - You initially register for the Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) and if you complete the PgDip with an overall mark of 50% or higher can proceed to the MSc programme.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This online course has been designed to meet the industrial and public sector demand for environmental managers. You will understand the breadth and role of management tools in the context of ecosystem structures, functions and legislative or policy frameworks.

Students will develop key skills in a range of areas including:

  • Biodiversity management plans and site restoration design
  • Ecological monitoring
  • Environmental management systems
  • Environmental impact assessment
  • Research analysis and data interpretation techniques

This course is intended for graduates who lack professional experience in environmental management or for those who are already employed in the field but want to develop their management skills. Most of our students are already working in industry or public services.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    part time
    24 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification
  • MSc
    part time
    36 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    part time
    12 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Farshad Amiraslani