Taught course

Environmental Partnership Management MSc

University of Aberdeen · College of Physical Sciences

Entry requirements

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Months of entry

January, September

Course content


If you want to be involved in environmental issues but within governance and relationships and business side of environmental management. this programme will be of interest to you. You may be a practitiioner who wants to move into a management role or you may be deciding to study further with employment options in mind.

Environmental Partnership Management gives you the skills and knowledge to develop practises and processes of governance to manage relationships and partnership in order to tackle climate change, energy, biodiversity, food production, clean water issues and to ensure innovative collaborations to solve fundamental problems. The subject also involves societal, business and scientific interests.

Courses include: The Leadership Challenge, Governance and Political Economy of Sustainability, Collaboration and Partnership, Research Methods, Contemporary Environmental Challenges, Planning Land and Environmental Law, Operations and Project Management and your final project.


Why Study at Aberdeen?

  • The programme has been designed in close consultation with SEPA, Crown Estates, Scottish Natural Heritage, Visit Scotland, Local Government and the Cairngorms National Park
  • You get the opportunity to engage with industry such as the Aberdeen Harbour Board, SEPA, Scottish Natural Heritage, Cairngorms National Park, James Hutton Institute and Crown Estate

Quick Facts

  • Start Date – September, January
  • Delivery – Campus
  • Study Options – Full Time, Part Time
  • View English language requirements from the programme page
  • View entry requirements from the programme page
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Fees and funding

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

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