Taught course

Environmental Policy

Institution
University of Cambridge · Department of Land Economy
Qualifications
MPhil

Entry requirements

1st or Upper 2nd Class Honors degree or equivalent; applicants whose first language is not English may be required to demonstrate their proficiency via a formal test.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Course offers specialist training in the economic and legal concepts and techniques relevant to the design, implementation and assessment of environmental policy; 8 modules: compulsory: fundamentals of environmental economics; fundamentals of environmental law; research methods; plus options including: environmental and resource economics; concepts in ecological economics; advanced techniques for environmental policy; advanced environmental law; urban economics; public policy; institutions and development; assessed by essays, written and oral examinations, dissertation; successful completion may allow continuation to PhD study.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English may be required to demonstrate their proficiency via a formal test.

Fees and funding

Details of funding opportunities are given on the University of Cambridge website [http://www.admin.cam.ac.uk/offices/gradstud/funding/aid/]

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
10 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations50
Written coursework / continuous assessment30
Dissertation20 (12000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Graduate Secretary
Email
landecon-pgadmissions@lists.cam.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1223 337155