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.

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